Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Transformers - Dark of the Moon (2011)
Title: Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Directed by: Michael Bay
Written by: Ehren Kruger
Produced by: Steven Spielberg; Mark Vahradian; Michael Bay; Brian Goldner; Ian Bryce; Tom DeSanto; Don Murphy; Kenny Bates; Lorenzo di Bonaventura
Music by: Steve Jablonsky
Cinematography: Amir Mokri
Edited by: Roger Barton; William Goldenberg; Joel Negron
Distributed by: Paramount Pictures; Hasbro; Di Bonaventura Pictures
Released: July 1st, 2011
Rating: PG-13
Running time: 157 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
Budget: $195,000,000
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon is an American science fiction/action film and the third feature film in the Transformers live-action movie series based on the Hasbro toyline. It was directed by Michael Bay and written by Ehren Kruger. It was produced by Paramount Pictures and Di Bonaventura Pictures and released theatrically in the United States on July 1st, 2011. The film stars Shia LaBeouf, John Turturro, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Josh Duhamel and Patrick Dempsey.

The premise of the film involves the decades-long secret plot of the evil robotic Decepitcons against their virtuous opponents, the Autobots. The Aubotobts discover that NASA has had knowledge of a crashed Autobot Ark on Earth's moon since 1969. They retrieve the remains of Prime's old mentor, Sentinel Prime, and enlist his aid in stopping the Decepticons from building an elaborate space bridge that will allow Megatron the ability to take over the world. Once again, Sam Witwicky, finds himself caught between his duty towards the Autobits, his duty towards his new girlfriend, his responsibilities to his family and the pressures of trying to find a maintain a steady job.

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Actor Role
Shia LaBeouf Sam Witwicky
Josh Duhamel Lennox
John Turturro Simmons
Tyrese Gibson Epps
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Carly Spencer
Patrick Dempsey Dylan Gould
Rich Hutchman Engineer
Frances McDormand Mearing
Kevin Dunn Ron Witwicky
John Malkovich Bruce Brazos
Julie White Judy Witwicky
Alan Tudyk Dutch
Ken Jeong Jerry Wang
Glenn Morshower General Morshower
Buzz Aldrin Himself
Lester Speight Eddie
Bill O'Reilly Himself
Ravil Isyanov Voshkod
Dustin Dennard Lennox lieutenant
Markiss McFadden Lennox team "Baby Face"
Nick Bickle Lennox team "Chapman"
Ajay James Lennox team "Atroui"
Brett Lynch Lennox team "Phelps"
Chris A. Robinson Lennox team "Bruno"
Scott C. Roe Lennox team "Nelson"
James Weston, II Lennox team "Tuens"
Brian Call Lennox team "Taggart"
Aaron Garrido Epps team "Mongo"
Mikal A. Vega Epps team "Hooch"
Kenny Sheard Epps team "Marc L"
Josh Kelly Epps team "Stone"
Keiko Agena Mearing's aide
LaMonica Garrett Morshower's aide
Yasen Peyankov Voshkod associate
Brett Stimely John F. Kennedy
John Tobin Richard M. Nixon
Drew Pillsbury Robert McNamara
Patrick Pankhurst NASA director
Larry Clarke NASA scientist
Tom Virtue Black Ops NASA technician
Thomas Crawford Black Ops NASA technician
Kevin Sizemore Black Ops NASA technician
Alan Pietruszewski NASA mission controller
Michael Daniel Cassady NASA launch technician
Peter B. Murnik Tracking station supervisor
Don Jeanes Neil Armstrong
Cory Tucker Buzz Aldrin
Lindsey Ginter Old NASA scientist
David St. James Old NASA scientist
Mitch Bromwell NASA technician
Elya Baskin Cosmonaut Dimitri
Eugene Alper Cosmonaut Yuri Gargarin
Inna Korobkina Russian lady
Zoran Radonovich Russian bouncer
Kathleen Gati Russian female bartender
Annie O'Donnell Human resources lady
Chris Sheffield Pimply corporate kid
Ken Takemoto Japanese executive
Michael Loeffelholz Executive interviewer
Mindy Sterling Female insurance agent
Stephen Monroe Taylor Mailroom worker
Andy Daly Mailroom worker
Derek Miller Mailroom worker
Leidy Mazo Mailroom worker
Scott Krinsky Accuretta executive
Katherine Sigismund Accuretta worker
Maile Flanagan Accuretta worker
Darren O'Hare Berated scientist
Jack Axelrod Simmons tile man
Meredith Monroe Engineer's wife
Charlotte Labadie Engineer's daughter
Christian Baha Dylan's executive
Jennifer Williams Dylan's assistant
Danielle Fornarelli Dylan's assistant
Danny McCarthy NEST guard
John Turk NEST guard
Peter A. Kelly NEST guard
Mark Golden SEAL
Sean Murphy SEAL
Scott Paulson SEAL
Luis Echagarruga SEAL
Igbal Theba UN Secretary General
Anthony Azizi Lieutenant Sulimani
Sammy Sheik Lieutenant Faraj
John S. McAfee GPS tracking coordinator
Jay Gates DC mall reporter
Rebecca Cooper DC capital reporter
Bonecrusher Bones the Mastiff
Peter Cullen Optimus Prime (voice)
Hugo Weaving Megatron (voice)
Leonard Nimoy Sentinel Prime (voice)
Jess Harnell Ironhide (voice)
Charlie Adler Starscream (voice)
Robert Foxworth Ratchet (voice)
James Remar Sideswipe (voice)
Francesco Quinn Dino (voice)
George Coe Que/Wheeljack (voice)
Tom Kenny Wheelie (voice)
Reno Wilson Brains (voice)
Frank Welker Shockwave/Soundwave (voice)
Ron Bottitta Roadbuster/Amp (voice)
John Di Maggio Leadfoot/Target (voice)
Keith Szarabajka Laserbeak (voice)
Greg Berg Igor (voice)

Notes & Trivia Edit

  • The tagline for this film is "Be afraid of the dark".
  • First professional acting work for Rosie Huntington-Whiteley who plays Carly Spencer. Whiteley replaces Megan Fox in the role of Sam Whitwicky's love interest Mikaela Banes from the first two films.

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