Transformers: The Last Knight
Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)

The Transformers leap into action once more in this sequel from Paramount Pictures and director Michael Bay. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

Directed By:
Rated: PG-13
Running Time:
Release Date: June 21, 2017
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2017
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
15%
Flixster
User Score
47%

Available Online



Critic Score: 15% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Cacophonous, thinly plotted, and boasting state-of-the-art special effects, The Last Knight is pretty much what you'd expect from the fifth installment of the Transformers franchise.

Christopher Orr
The Atlantic

Michael Bay has promised that this is the last Transformers movie he will direct, which is no small relief. It will not, alas, be the last Transformers movie.

Full review…
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

A movie that's cut like the world's longest and most tedious trailer, pinballing from scene to scene and rarely spending more than a few seconds on any single shot.

Full review…
Joanne Soh
The New Paper (Singapore)

It is being sympathetic to all of Bay's visual effects slaves (who probably didn't see sunlight for months) that this film gets the extra star - and I am being generous.

Full review…
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out

Regardless of our opinions, we all know what a Michael Bay film is. This one's his most Baysome.

Full review…
Oliver Jones
New York Observer

I am not going to try to explain the story- after watching this movie I may never try to explain another story ever again.

Full review…
Tim Brayton
Alternate Ending

Suffused with an overwhelming, choking feeling of pure boredom, shading into self-loathing.

Full review…
Emily Yoshida
New York Magazine/Vulture

I can barely summon a feeling about The Last Knight; if anything, I feel slightly worried about how little I hated it.

Full review…
Richard Brody
New Yorker

All the best moments in the movie-pure images, devoid of symbol and, for that matter, nearly empty of sense-go by too fast, are held too briefly, are developed too little.

Full review…
Robert Denerstein
Denerstein Unleashed

Bay doesn't whip up many edge-of-the-seat moments. Maybe that's because it's difficult to generate real suspense when the series -- like this movie -- feels as if it never will end.

Full review…

Flixster Audience Score: 47% Flixster User Reviews
Nate Zoebl
Unlike many of my critical brethren, I do not view Michael Bay as the devil incarnate. I think the man has definite talent and is one of the finest visual… More
Gimly M.
The Transformers franchise has never been good. Some say that the series is "Dumb fun with good action and cool explosions. To me, that could maybe be used… More
KJ Proulx
The Transformers franchise has had its ups and downs. How far up and how far down is up to you, because I think this is one of the most divisive franchises out… More
Brendan Nicholls
The first scenes were incredible, I think Bay has that visual eye that Ridley Scott has but that is where the comparisons end. For all the good action work, Bay… More
Eugene Bernabe
Poorly-stretched plot, bland characters, hot-garbage action and senseless direction: everything you'd expect from a Transformers film. The Last Knight… More
Jamie Clarke
What a huge letdown, I know every Transformers film hasn't had great reviews from critics but I loved the previous 4 so bad reviews didn't put me off… More