Transformers: Age of Extinction
Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION begins after an epic battle left a great city torn, but with the world saved. As humanity picks up the pieces, a shadowy group reveals itself in an attempt to control the direction of history...while an… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: June 27, 2014
DVD Release Date: September 30, 2014
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Critic Score: 18% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: With the fourth installment in Michael Bay's blockbuster Transformers franchise, nothing is in disguise: Fans of loud, effects-driven action will find satisfaction, and all others need not apply.

David Sims
The Atlantic

Since the film is a chilling two hours and 45 minutes long, that means one's mind quickly wanders, dancing across this film's many flaws, little and big.

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Ben Sachs
Chicago Reader

In the end, though, this is still a movie about giant robots fighting each other, which is to say it's nearly impossible to take seriously on a narrative level.

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Brooke Corso
The Monitor (McAllen, TX)

When the third act finally, finally comes and the film becomes fun, it has been a long, dreary road for the audience to get to that point, and it's almost too little, too late.

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Richard Brody
New Yorker

The few authentic inspirations to be found in the movie's hundred and sixty-five roiling minutes involve gigantic science-fiction contrivances.

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Andrew O'Hehir

Inflated, interminable and incoherent ...

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James Hennessy

A lumbering film of grotesque size in which nothing of major interest happens.

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Wesley Morris

It barely matters whether this movie is good or bad. Bay is now the sort of filmmaker -- the only one, perhaps -- whose moviemaking goes beyond such binary banality.

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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out

You're either awestruck, dumbstruck or just plain struck in the face.

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Mike Cecchini
Den of Geek

There's not much here to entice non-fans, and there's probably too much static to please the purists.

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Flixster Audience Score: 51% Flixster User Reviews
Jens S.
Infuriatingly silly and pointless, this is the most spectacular and stupid entry in the franchise. No plot to speak of and unbelievably flat characters and… More
Eugene Bernabe
With the visual effects and accuracy in its adaptation the only things going for it, there is not much to hone in on the latest installment of the Transformers… More
Nate Zoebl
Four movies in, at this point you can either fall back on the old criticisms of Michael Bay as a filmmaker or simply let down your guard and look for any simple… More
Al S
It took them four films, but they finally made one worth of its weight. It's the best Transformers ever. A frequently stylish, heart-pounding and… More
Jon Lantz
This started out way better than I thought, but then fell off the rails at the end. Did it end? I wasn't sure because it felt like it went on forever.
Phil Hubbs
So its come to this, despite the fact the last three movies were generally seen as complete and utter tripe, people for some reason still went and paid to see… More