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#1 Posted on 20.12.06 1236.45
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http://video.vividas.com/CDN1/5029_paramount/en/web/

Well they certainly made the actual Transformers look pretty cool. As for the story? We will see. The trailer did make me somewhat excited to see the movie now though.
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#2 Posted on 20.12.06 1247.06
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Sweet ... Glenn Morshower aka Aaron Pierce from 24 has a role in the film ...
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#3 Posted on 20.12.06 1447.38
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The part I liked most was at the end when a robot came out of the swimming pool. The close up on the mechanics of its foot as it stepped was really neat and incorporates a lot of current robotics, as opposed to the clunkyness I was expecting. I watched that part in slo-mo a few times before I thought about anything else.

The trailer as a whole was ok. Nothing that gets me more excited about the movie, but it certainly doesn't make me not want to see it. About what I'd expect. I wonder how well the robots' personalities will come through. And also how much the human protagonists will bring the movie down.

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#4 Posted on 20.12.06 1516.33
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Holy Crap! That looks fantastic!

I wasn't really jazzed to see this, but after that trailer, I am there!
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#5 Posted on 20.12.06 1809.22
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I think the idea of a live action Transformers movie is a stupid one. I think the idea of a live action Transformers movie directed by Michael Bay is a horrible, terrible asinine idea!
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#6 Posted on 20.12.06 2303.48
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Call me a bitter fanboy if you must, but I'm going to cling to my 20th Anniversary Edition Transformers the Movie DVD and pretend this new film doesn't exist.

The whole horror/disaster/"The robots are coming to KILL YOU" angle is the wrong direction. Was it so hard to make a sci-fi/adventure/fantasy where the Transformers are the central characters instead of the b-list celebrity humans?

But...Aaron Pierce! Yay!
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#7 Posted on 20.12.06 2334.34
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No, thank you. I didn't really get anything from it. It didn't capture my imagination...but then again, I haven't been entirely excited about this movie to begin with.
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#8 Posted on 21.12.06 0205.21
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It is obvious this movie is totally redoing the history. Ok. I can live with that. I will have to brainwash myself not to expect any original G1 stuff. Then I can and will like this.
Because I am sure the effects will look cool and the robots are gonna rock. At least based on this trailer.

I like how the trailer doesn't focus too much on the TFs but that is obvious so they don't have to show too much footage of them yet.


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#9 Posted on 21.12.06 1334.40
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Well, it doesn't fubar the concept it seems to look good.

I can see it going to be chalked full of action, some kind love intrest story between boy and girl shown, and other basics which seem to be in almost every movie nowadays.

I've been excited since it got the green light but this just adds to me now wanting to see it on 7.4.7

I'm still not totally high on that paint job for Prime. Ugh, damn that Machine Wars Prime toy.
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#10 Posted on 22.12.06 1130.28
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I just do not get it. Maybe I'm too old, because I thought the original Transformers was ridiculous. Add to the mix Michael Bay, the absolute worst director EVER! I most likely will not be seeing this movie.
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#11 Posted on 22.12.06 1157.51
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    Originally posted by babetsavant
    Add to the mix Michael Bay, the absolute worst director EVER!


Now, now, let's not jump to conclusions; after all it could've been directed by Uwe Boll.

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#12 Posted on 22.12.06 1253.39
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Nope. Uwe Boll would have been better. I'm not saying good, but anyone would be better than Michael Bay.
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