Tag Archives: Optimus Prime

Cinema Review – Transformers: Age of Extinction

After the battle of Chicago, the Autobots and Decepticons alike have gone into hiding. When Cade (Mark Wahlberg) finds an old truck that he plans to fix up and sell, it is not long before he realises he has got more than he bargained for, and the government is on his trail. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Autobots and Decepticons have been in our world for a lot longer than we realise, or so Transformers: Dark of the Moon tells us. The space race in the 1960s was a competition between the Americans and the Russians to find an Autobot spacecraft that had crash landed on the dark side of the moon. However, because Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin did not know what they were looking for, they failed to discover the comatose body of Sentinel Prime (Optimus’s predecessor) within the ship. As usual, the Decepticons want to destroy the earth/rebuild Cybertron, and it is up to Sam (LeBeouf), the Autobots and an eccentric team of humans to try and stop them. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Ok, first, let’s get the basics out of the way… The CGI is excellent, which makes a refreshing change from the other action movies of the year – Wolverine and Terminator, I am looking at you. The cinematography is, for the most part, great. The sets and locations are impressive and beautiful. The opening five minutes are spectacular and great fun. Continue reading

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