|Directed by||Michael Bay|
|Produced by||Steven Spielberg (executive)
Lorenzo di Bonaventura
|Written by||Roberto Orci
|Music by||Steve Jablonsky|
|Editing by||Paul Rubell
Thomas A. Muldoon
United International Pictures
|Release date(s)||June 28, 2007 (AUS)
July 2, 2007 (US)
July 27, 2007 (UK)
|Running time||143 min.|
Transformers is a 2007 live-action American movie adaptation of the Transformers franchise, directed by Michael Bay and written by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman. It stars Shia LaBeouf as Sam Witwicky.
This movie has a sequel, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.
the Decepticons, an evil race of alien robots, attack a U.S. military unit stationed in the Middle East. The men launch an immediate offensive -- but meanwhile, back in the States, Secretary of Defense John Keller (Jon Voight) learns of a secret U.S. project involving Megatron (voiced by Hugo Weaving), a bad robot that crash-landed in the Arctic In the film's civilian side-story, teenager Sam (Shia LaBeouf) buys a used car, unaware it's an Autobot -- a good robot. Neither does Sam realize that he has in his possession the key to the all-powerful cube -- which all the robots, good and bad, desperately want. The film's many characters and plots collide with the help of the Autobots' courageous, red-and-blue-colored leader Optimus Prime (Peter Cullen).
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