Transformers A spectacular clash of the heavy metal titans, and a primal reminder of why boys love their toys. It's fun to see cars and trucks… Transformers A spectacular clash of the heavy metal titans, and a primal reminder of why boys love their toys. It's fun to see cars and trucks… 2007-07-03 PT143M Action/Adventure Sci-fi and Fantasy Shia LaBeouf Tyrese Anthony Anderson Josh Duhamel Paramount Pictures
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Transformers (2007)

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Min. Age 7-9 Yrs Old

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Details Release Date: Jul 03, 2007; Length: 143 Minutes; Genres: Action/Adventure, Sci-fi and Fantasy; With: Shia LaBeouf and Tyrese; Distributor: Paramount Pictures; More

A spectacular clash of the heavy metal titans, and a primal reminder of why boys love their toys. It's fun to see cars and trucks erupt into giant stalking robots, but the 'bots are impersonal contraptions, and so is the movie. Shia LaBeouf single-handedly injects the action with personality.

Originally posted Jul 13, 2007 Published in issue #944 Jul 20, 2007 Order article reprints