Creating the Knightship for "Transformers: Age of Extinction" was an immense challenge for the visual effects team due to it's massive scale. In fact, the Knightship is over five times larger than the worm-like drilling robot that appeared in "Dark of the Moon" which had previously held the record at ILM for most complex model.
Visual Effects Supervisors, Scott Farrar and Mohen Leo along with Creature Supervisor Michael Balog discuss the challenges involved in bringing this creation to the big screen.
During his HBO talk show Friday night the comedian questioned the panel on the difference between the highest grossing films adjusted for inflation and the most successful movies today. He then suggested the new founded popularity of superhero movies and fantasy films shows we are now less intelligent. Is he right?
Highly-acclaimed visual effects company, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM), has released a new video detailing the visual effects that their team of artists created for Michael Bay's billion dollar film Transformers: Age of Extinction. Check it out.
Paramount Pictures has begun Oscar campaigns for some of their 2014 films. Surprisingly, their "For Your Consideration" ad for Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction is asking members of the Academy to consider the film for Best Picture.
If you're not a fan of Michael Bay's take on the Transformers, you might be tempted to call all four of the movies a "blooper reel". However, if you'd like to check out some fun outtakes from the latest instalment of the successful franchise (Age of Extinction), you can right here.
Dinobots designs commissioned by Hasbro for Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction. Hit the jump to check out concept art of: Grimlock, Slag, Sludge, Snarl and Swoop.
Even though, Transformers: Age of Extinction is already out on Blu-ray/DVD, new featurettes from the film keep being released. Another one has surfaced taking a look at the sound mixing. Come check it out!
This Summer gave us the fourth Michael Bay Transformers flick, Transformers: Age Of Extinction. It's rubbish, but it did have it's moments, so if you haven't seen it and were planning on a rental, here's a decent scene.
No, I'm not joking. CinemaSins has usually kept their criticism videos under 20 minutes, but now that the latest film from Michael Bay, Transformers: Age of Extinction is available to purchase on DVD, they've given us their analysis of it, and it takes half-an-hour to see. So if you're really bored, check it out!
Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction was a billion dollar hit at the summer box office this year but that won't stop Screen Junkies from giving it an "Honest Trailer."
Conceptual artist, Fausto De Martini ("RoboCop"), uploaded designs that he created for Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction. Hit the jump to check out designs for Optimus Prime's cell, Lockdown's dogs and much more.
Transformers fans can rejoice as the billion dollar king of 2014, Transformers: Age of Extinction, has hit retailers on Blu-ray and DVD today. Amazon has a SWEET exclusive that may even earn a little love from the T4 haters.
We have a HUGE Transformers: Age of Extinction giveaway to celebrate the home release of the film including a transformers mouse, keyboard, bluetooth speaker and a Blu-ray signed by Mark Wahlberg!
Conceptual illustrator Ed Natividad ("The Amazing Spider-Man") updated his site with concept art that he worked on for Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction. Hit the jump to check out his designs for Optimus Prime, Drift, Galvatron, and Lockdown.
Get a look at the "Behind The Wheel" press event that was held at Exotics Racing in Las Vegas the other weekend for the home release of Transformers: Age of Extinction, plus find out what inspired Peter Cullen's portrayal of the Autobots leader Optimus Prime in a new interview clip from the event!
Paramount Pictures have sent our friends at Collider some more concept art for Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction. Come see designs for Galvatron, Optimus Prime and Hound.
Paramount Pictures have released some more concept art for Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction, which is currently the number one film at the box office this year.
Two more extensive featurettes from Transformers: Age of Extinction have been released, this time putting the focus on the editing process and the voice actors. Also, check out the full "Rise of the Dinobots" featurette! The film hits Blu-ray/DVD September 30th.
Even though Transformers: Age of Extinction was critically panned, it proved to be a good time to many as it worked its way to becoming the highest grossing film of the year. Come check out a brand new Michael Bay featurette where he talks about the film's explosive action sequences!
I had the opportunity this weekend to chat with Optimus Prime himself, the legend Peter Cullen. We discuss Transformer G1 fans, the live action films, heroes, villains and more. Check it out!
Paramount Pictures have released a new featurette for Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction. This one shows off the digital effects that Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) provided for the Dinobots. Hit the jump to check it out.
We have an exclusive clip from Paramount for the upclming Transformers: Age of Extinction Blu-ray and DVD release which highlights the "Bad Guys" from the film (Kelsey Grammer and Titus Welliver). Find out what the cast and crew have to say about the villains of the film!
Here's a sneak peek at one of the blu-ray extras on Transformers: Age of Extinction - out September 30th. Stanley Tucci's Joshua Joyce is highlighted in the clip which showcases the talented actor's more humorous side.
A lot of Michael Bay's success can be attributed to his personal magnetism, but perhaps he has taken it too far. Come see Transformers: Age of Extinction "Big Giant Magnet Attack!" featurette.
Blu-ray.com has three more box sets to unveil just in time for Transformers: Age of Extinction to hit stores in September! That makes for nine different home media releases in total, including the new 4-Movie Collection! Hit the jump and check them out.