Transformers: Age of Extinction

Synopsis: After the battle between the Autobots and Decepticons that leveled Chicago, humanity thinks that all alien robots are a threat. So Harold Attinger, a CIA agent, establishes a unit whose sole purpose is to hunt down all of them. But it turns out that they are aided by another alien robot who is searching for Optimus Prime. Cade Yeager, a "robotics expert", buys an old truck and upon examining it, he thinks it's a Transformer. When he powers it up, he discovers it's Optimus Prime. Later, men from the unit show up looking for Optimus. He helps Yeager and his daughter Tessa escape but are pursued by the hunter. They escape and Yeager learns from technology he took from the men that a technology magnate and defense contractor named Joshua Joyce is part of what's going on, so they go to find out what's going on.
Director(s): Michael Bay
Production: Paramount Pictures
  5 wins & 23 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
165 min


Darcy, you really shouldn't have come.

Show me.


was adamant. We keep running.

No stopping operations.

No, no, no. You got to go through.

No cameras.

He's got orders to kill.

I don't even think

international laws apply up here.

We are geologists first.

If this thing

has any historical significance at all,

we are shutting down.

I'm shutting us down.

He's going to shoot me? Shoot me.

Hey, don't kill her.

This is crazy stuff.

Crazy shit.

Well, what do you think?

I think history is about to change.

I'm a nasty woman

Look who decided

to show up for work.

I'm a heartbreaker

Gonna make you cry

What, surf report no good

at South Padre?

The waves are flat and I got no gas.

You know that, Cade.

Dude. Rude.

Look at these two junebugs.

Whoo! My, my!

Hey, you're paying me on this one,

right, Cade?

Please tell me I'm getting paid.

You know, Lucas, a lot of guys

are just happy to have a job at all.

Yeah, I suppose.

- You got any cash on you?

- Yeah.

All right, good.

Hey, Lucas Flannery.

Place has been

in the family since '28.

Granddaddy ran it all his life.

Ain't that right, Granddaddy?

Real soon

he's going to sign it over to me.

The movies nowadays,

that's the trouble.

Sequels and remakes, bunch of crap.

I love that one.

He's deaf and senile.

Heard that.

Now these just need

some spit and polish.

I believe they're digital, possibly IMAX.

Yeah, they're not.

Mister, we'll have a look around

if you want to leave us to it, okay?

You know, folks used to come

from miles around

to see the dancing girls

with the big cha-chas.

I swear to God

I am one diaper change away

from poisoning his oatmeal.

Hey, you hang in there, buddy.

If coming here makes you feel young,

then you tell this kid

to bring you here every day.

Seven bucks, I keep talking.


Remember this place

when we were kids?

How many girls you think

you brought here in high school?

I only remember one.

Hey, heads!

That's why you didn't make

the varsity team.

All right. Go long.

Leave it.

Mortar shells?

What the hell happened to you?

Hey, snakeballs.

How much for the truck?


Two more weeks, girls,

till no more classes, ever.

Almost time to get a tan and get wasted!

Please, please.

No financial aid. Great.

Yes, I know I'm home, thank you.

Intruder alert!

Back away from the premises!

- Voice recognition. It's me!

- I am dialing 911.

Go right ahead. I don't care.

I'm still calling 911.

The Battle of Chicago was an event

that permanently changed our world.

Over 1,300 dead.

Much of the city has been destroyed.

Homeland Security is urging everyone

to report suspicious alien activity.

A swift act of Congress

put an end to all joint operations

between the military and the Autobots,

ending the alliance.

As this committee knows,

the Invasion of Chicago

was a defining day

for our nation five years ago.

The day millions of people realized that

never again can we allow aliens

to fight our battles for us.

A handful of Autobots

were given sanctuary

after joint-combat operations

were abolished.

Fewer than a dozen Decepticons

are still on the run

thanks to our CIA unit,

"Cemetery Wind."

Hurry, let's get it

to my house, guys.

As for the alien technology,

our objective remains

to keep it in American control.

Hi. My name is Timothy.

This is my crew.

We found this alien ball turret

in Chicago.

We just found it in the rubble

and it's all working...

Word has it Japan, India,

the Israelis may have gotten their hands

on a couple of ships.

Apparently the Russians

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Ehren Kruger

Ehren Kruger is an American screenwriter and film producer. He is best known for writing three of the four films in the Transformers film series which are Revenge of the Fallen, Dark of the Moon and Age of Extinction. more…

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