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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Shia LaBeouf
Frances McDormand
John Turturro
Tyrese Gibson
Josh Duhamel
John Malkovich
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley
Patrick Dempsey
Ken Jeong
Alan Tudyk
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Michael Bay
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon
You know how it was all going to be different this time?


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Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Plot
Mankind’s war against the Decepticons takes an interesting turn with the discovery of Sentinel Prime (Nimoy), Optimus Prime’s predecessor as leader of the Autobots, who has been in hibernation on the Moon since the 1960s. Meanwhile, Sam Witwicky (LaBeouf) has a new girlfriend, can’t get a job and is itching to save the world again.


Verdict
An improvement on Transformers 2, but then what isn’t? To paraphrase the Bard, it’s a tale, full of sound and fury and extremely stupid dialogue and nonsensical plotting and preposterous stunts and robots punching each other’s heads off, signifying nothing. Needless to say, it’s going to be huge.


Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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