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Exclusive: Watch This New Deleted Scene From Bumblebee

Introduced by Hailee Steinfeld who plays our hero Charlie in the film, Screen Rant's exclusive Bumblebee deleted scene features Charlie and her little brother Otis (Jason Drucker) talking about the ... state of Bumblebee in his old, dirty, Generation 1 inspired ...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Box Office: 'Bumblebee' Tops $100M, And It's The Leggiest 'Transformers' Ever

As of yesterday (or, at worst, 12:04 am this evening), Bumblebee has passed $100 million at the domestic box office. That gives Paramount/Viacom's $132m-budgeted prequel (or soft reboot) a whopping 4.61x weekend-to-final multiplier.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Bumblebee is the Transformer movie that might just be this generation's ET

If there is a louder and sillier franchise out there than the Transformers movies, I haven't seen it. Heavy-metal cacophony and bloated heroics are such a part of the Transformers brand that it's almost disconcerting how smoothly its latest entry ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Was 'Bumblebee' Box Office Hurt by Christmas Release?

And while the moviegoers who did see “Bumblebee” went to go see the two superhero films, the same could not be said for those who saw Spidey or Aquaman first. According to audience data provided by Movio, 19 percent of moviegoers who bought a ticket ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Bumblebee movie review: The best Transformers movie in over a decade

To call Bumblebee the best movie in the Transformers series wouldn't be a stretch. But it would be damning with faint praise - like saying that Baby is the best Justin Bieber song, or that frying is the best way to cook a horse's intestines. For over a ...
Friday, January 4, 2019

'Bumblebee' a legitimately charming 'Transformers' movie

“Bumblebee” is the course correction. It is a prequel and soft reboot set in the 1980s with the scope of the adventure and the budget scaled back. The $135 million budget is $82 million below “The Last Knight.” It is also the first film to clock in at ...
Friday, January 4, 2019

Bumblebee movie review: It is the Transformers movie we deserved, but not the ...

So, when it was announced that Paramount studios was making a spin-off Bumblebee movie, I was least excited. Also, the fact that, the studio decided to tank the franchise but had to get this movie out because it was already half-way into mid-production ...
Friday, January 4, 2019

Bumblebee post-credits scene explained: What does Bumblebee post-credits scene ...

The story of Bumblebee reads: "On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee the Autobot seeks refuge in a junkyard in a small California beach town. "Charlie, on the brink of turning 18 years old and trying to find her place in the world, soon discovers the ...
Friday, January 4, 2019

'Bumblebee' review: Completely worth the buzz

With Bumblebee,we go back to the beginning. Two decades before what we've seen director Michael Bay do with the alien robot species (in five films), there's a civil war on planet Cybertron. Paving the path for the rest of the spin-off, director Travis ...
Friday, January 4, 2019

Box Office 'Bumblebee' Might Not Break Out In China, And Here's Why

Bumblebee opened in China with a $17.2 million on Friday, including $815,000 in midnight sneaks. Despite hopes from a few weeks ago that the movie might open as high as $70m, it looks like a debut closer to $50m, which isn't too shabby if audiences ...
Friday, January 4, 2019

Bumblebee Movie Review: A Charming Affair & Most 'Family Friendly' Film in ...

Two Decepticon assassins are hot on Bumblebee's trail, following him all the way from his battle-ravaged planet, so that should give you an idea of what ensues. There's also John Cena as a not-particularly-happy army man who has unresolved issues with ...
Friday, January 4, 2019

Could 'Bumblebee' Launch Hasbro's Cinematic Universe?

Officially, Bumblebee — the Transformers spinoff that dropped its first trailer Tuesday — is a prequel to the earlier movies in the series, taking place two decades before Michael Bay's 2007 original. But what if, as should only be expected from this ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

'Bumblebee' Trailer Completely Transforms 'Transformers'

Michael Bay may have turned an aging toy line into a mammoth money-printing machine with the Transformers film franchise, but I never understood why those films had to be so … nasty. Watching those movies was two and a half hours of sensory overload, ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

'Bumblebee' Is Becoming the 'Transformers' Movie Few Expected

Tuesday morning, Paramount Pictures rolled out the teaser trailer for the latest installment of their Transformers franchise, Bumblebee. The long-running franchise, which first began in 2007, is said to be gearing up for a shared-universe-style reboot ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Bumblebee Turns Into A Volkswagen Beetle In New Transformers Spinoff Movie

We all remember Bumblebee as the one of the bravest characters from the Transformers movie franchisee. Not only is he brave but has a great sense of humour too. In the previous Transformers' movies he 'transforms' himself into sexy yellow Chevrolet ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

WATCH: Discover Bumblebee's origins in 'Transformers' spin-off

MANILA, Philippines – The new Transformers spin-off is here and it's giving us a look into a certain famous yellow autobot's origins. In the first trailer that was released for Bumblebee, Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld) finds an old VW bug only to discover ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

'BumbleBee' trailer released; 'Transformers' spinoff filmed in Santa Cruz

In September, production crews took over parts of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and changed signage to “Brighton Falls Boardwalk” for scenes in the Paramount Pictures film “Bumblebee.” Filming also took place on the Municipal Wharf. The official ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018