‘Transformers: Age Of Extinction’ Is 2014’s Most Valuable Blockbuster

From Deadline Hollywood: Transformers: Age Of Extinction turned in a $245M domestic gross, did $545M foreign and another $301M China (Paramount kept $75 million of that), for a total of $1.09 billion. That is just short of the last installment, Transformers: Dark Of The Moon, which grossed $1.12B to become the first Transformers to crack […]

Transformers 4 Is #1 In Blu-ray & Media Sales

From Variety: “The big sci-fi action sequel “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” from Paramount Pictures, easily topped all three national home video charts for the week ending Oct. 5…“Transformers” generated a whopping 63% of its total first-week unit sales from the high-definition format.”  

Transformers ‘The Age Of Extinction’

‘Transformers 4′ stars Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Jack Reynor, Kelsey Grammer, Nicola Peltz, Sophia Myles and Li Bingbing. It premieres in theaters June 27, 2014.  

Transformers: Dark Of The Moon

“Transformers: Dark Of The Moon is the first billion dollar grossing movie in the history of Paramount Pictures, marking a substantial milestone in the 99 year life of this legendary studio,” said Brad Grey, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Pictures. “We are grateful for the extraordinary work of Michael Bay and his film-making […]

Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen

Every new movie or television production goes through the process of deciding about what technology to employ. Long ago it was a simple as “KEM, Moviola, or Steenbeck.” Now of course it is a lot more complicated. And every show is breaking new ground in some fashion. Case in point: Transformers 2 (Transformers: Revenge of […]

Transformers

Military Involvement “I wanted the story to have global impact,” says Bay, “so I was dead set about getting military cooperation. I’ve worked with the Department of Defense on several projects and we have a great working relationship, so I already knew many of their ground rules. But I was worried because there’s a war […]

Transformers: Dark Of The Moon

“Transformers: Dark Of The Moon is the first billion dollar grossing movie in the history of Paramount Pictures, marking a substantial milestone in the 99 year life of this legendary studio,” said Brad Grey, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Pictures. “We are grateful for the extraordinary work of Michael Bay and his film-making […]

Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen

Every new movie or television production goes through the process of deciding about what technology to employ. Long ago it was a simple as “KEM, Moviola, or Steenbeck.” Now of course it is a lot more complicated. And every show is breaking new ground in some fashion. Case in point: Transformers 2 (Transformers: Revenge of […]

Transformers

Military Involvement “I wanted the story to have global impact,” says Bay, “so I was dead set about getting military cooperation. I’ve worked with the Department of Defense on several projects and we have a great working relationship, so I already knew many of their ground rules. But I was worried because there’s a war […]

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Post Production

Every new movie or television production goes through the process of deciding about what technology to employ. Long ago it was a simple as “KEM, Moviola, or Steenbeck.” Now of course it is a lot more complicated. And every show is breaking new ground in some fashion. Case in point: Transformers 2 (Transformers: Revenge of […]

Michael Bay, ‘Transformers 4′ Director, On The Struggles Of ‘Pain & Gain’

It’s a little strange to listen to Michael Bay complain about how difficult it was to get his next feature film, “Pain & Gain,” financed and produced. Especially when you consider that Bay’s last three films — all installments in the “Transformers” franchise — have earned more than $2.7 billion worldwide. Oh, and that the […]