It’s been a while since we last had a movie with the word Transformers in the title. Some are of the opinion that the franchise is already very worn out or that the studios just won’t know how to handle new lines. The truth is Transformers: Rise of the Beasts It is already in development and we finally have the first approach (filtered) to Optimus Prime, a character that will function as the protagonist. Will we see a good movie of this saga again? In the following paragraphs we discuss all the details.
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Originally, after the fifth installment of Transformers, Paramount had planned the realization of a shared universe full of prequels and sequels about the famous robots. However, things did not go well with the last Michael Bay film and the intentions went to the deepest well. Transformers: The Last Knight – 15% were bombarded mercilessly by critics, a fact that led us to assume the death of the saga.
Faced with the fiasco of The last knight, Bumblebee – 95% faced pressure to claim all that was good about the original work. Fortunately, Travis Knight knew how to do his job well and gave us a solid piece that owes almost nothing to what the director of the previous franchise did. Bumblebee It didn’t make a big hit at the box office, but it did go out of its way to present us with an emotional and animation-worthy story that captivated thousands in its glory years.
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Now it is the turn of Transformers: Rise of the Beast, directed by Steven Caple Jr. Through social networks, a video of the filming set is leaked today in which we can see Optimus Prime in his trailer version, a resource widely used since the birth of this fiction:
New footage from the new Transformers: Rise of the Beasts movie has been found. Optimus looks elegant.
New set footage of the new transformers movie #TransformersRiseoftheBeasts found. Optimus is looking sleek🚗🤖 pic.twitter.com/94crAgQTcm
– Cris Parker (@ 3CFilm) September 6, 2021
Caple Jr. He spoke about his protagonist at a press conference in the middle of last year (via Comicbook):
The main hero is Optimus, as we all know and love. We bring Prime back, paying direct homage to Generation One. I cared so much about this character that I really wanted to immerse myself in Transformers. I saw Bumblebee and I thought, okay, Bumblebee had his own movie, but I want to find out more about Optimus Prime, dig under the surface, dig under the metal, if you like, explore who he is and his experience here on Earth.
Comicbook also provides a short synopsis of what we will see in the next film in the Autobot saga scheduled for June 24, 2022: “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts will take place in 1994 and will follow two humans from Brooklyn who enter into an ancient conflict involving three factions of Transformers. “
The work of Michael Bay on Transformers it is something completely forgettable. The director did what he wanted with the story and left it full of enormous incongruities that did not please the most loyal followers of the Autobots, but fortunately we will not see that filmmaker around again. For its part, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts You will have the opportunity to redeem yourself and make us leave behind those previous bad drinks. There are few fans who are still skeptical about the new installment, but yes Bumblebee he already gave us an entertaining show, Rise of the Beasts it could stand as a potent reboot for bruised big screen characters.
At the moment the names of the stars who will be part of the cast of the new film have not been announced. Transformers.
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