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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Revenge is coming.
Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Stare into the abyss that is Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and it blankly smiles back at you with slutty eye candy, repetitive repetition (I mean this can't actually even have a real script!), casual offensiveness and brain cell-killing mayhem; it's a true number two.
This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Why is this movie so bad? How about the charisma vacuum that is Shia Leboeuf. How about indistiguishable robots. How about unwatchable fight scenes featuring indistinguishable robots. How about Sams "Hilarious parents". How about racist Autobots. How about Megan Fox being treated like a sex doll, bent over a bike with a shot so invasive you can see what she had for breakfast that morning. How about an old age robot who - for some unknown reason - suffers from flatulence. How about a "hilarious" midget joke. How about Devastators wrecking ball testicles. How about the fact that this film is called 'Revenge Of The Fallen' when there's no revenge by The Fallen whatsoever, and when this "Uber-Transformer" does eventually gets off his metal arse, he's killed within two fucking minutes. Truly abysmal. I think giving this piece of shit one star is incredibly generous, but they caught me in a good mood. Well done.
For a few minutes, I was starting to wonder if maybe I had judged this thing a little too harshly. Then there were literally 135 more minutes, most of them as shitty as a used diaper.
I am trying to find nice things to say about TRANSFORMERS 2. At least it's a wee bit more focused than the first movie, which has at least a half a dozen main characters and four different plots all going at once. There are, as always with Bay, some truly impressive visuals. Some of the character designs are legitimately impressive. And, y'know what? I kind of like Megan Fox. She's sort of charming in the rare moments Bay actually lets her speak.
Otherwise? It's not good, okay? It's. Just. Not. Good.
famously a strike picture and filmed around its injured star, its authorship given almost exclusively over to Michael Bay, this is what happens when you let him jerry-rig a $200 million tentpole. utterly shapeless mayhem, lurching, leaping from one explosion of excess to the next, blissfully and almost antagonistically unself-conscious, a diamond forced into existence by a kryptonite-poisoned Superman's fist. not only does this feature a gigantic parachute-farting alien robot disguised as a Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, it is also packed with the as-yet-unrivaled densest, most ostentatiously near-abstract frames (and some of the most beautiful and plastic and destructive) of Bay's career, and it is a glorious cacophony of burning chrome, corporate manifest destiny, and shitty gay jokes. the finale takes place (and was actually filmed) atop the Great Pyramid of Giza, just because. this is what Milton meant when he wrote that the Devil saw how awful goodness was, except that Bay feels no loss of virtue to pine.
Teenage boy becomes a man and goes to college. He soon discovers that life at college can be difficult and maintaining a relationship with his girlfriend is hard.
The Transformers guest star in this movie and there are a few cameos by some explosions.
Review In A Nutshell:
Another visit has shown that I was too over-critical of my previous review.
Behind all of its critical backlash and shallow-minded viewers, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen is a gem that pushes the capabilities of its audience; providing a storyline that demands intense concentration due to its remarkable depth and swift, but precise editing. Bay puts it all on screen in an almost kind-of barrage to the senses, but if one simply lets themselves go, a sense of euphoria could be felt, one that taps into our childish imaginations and desperation for hard-hitting adrenaline. Sure there are instances where the characters themselves are taken too seriously, distracting us from the intense carnage that surrounds them, but…
A misfire of epic proportions. AVOID THIS FILM
Think what you want but this is my favorite of the series.
The point of no return arrives when those 2 racist caricature robots have to fight the robot ball sack.
I'm pretty sure that happened.
u know that ep of b99 where andy samberg screams at a criminal to try n get him to get confess well thats what this whole movie feels like
Honestly, this is the worst film i've ever seen. And here's why:
Most people go into a really bad movie, with some expectation of it being terrible. However, when i saw the first transformers movie, i came out sort of shrugging my shoulders, not having much of an opinion.
So, i loaned this one off a friend who said it was okay, and i put it on, i didn't think it was going to be bad, good, anything. And at the time, my know-how of movies and the technical side, was pretty low.
Jesus christ. There's not much positive to say. This film really angered me. The junk-yard looking transformers, the racist transformers, the product-placement transformers, the steve buscemi-bot, the…
Decent film. Not Michael Bay's best movie, though.
This is an Oscar-Nominated film.
Never forget that.
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