it’s been 35 years The Transformers: The Movie Young fans of the ’80s rejoiced in theaters across the country. Now, in celebration of the anniversary of the animated feature, fans will have a chance to take back nostalgia.
‘The Transformers: The Movie’ had an all-star cast
The film hit theaters in the late summer of 1986 – the exact date was August 8. And the increasing popularity of artists deserved the red-hot popularity of transformer Toy and movie empire.
Screen legend Orson Welles (citizen Kane) appeared in the last performance of his life. He memorably voiced the supervillain Unicron. Iconic voice actor Peter Cullen was Autobots leader Optimus Prime opposite Frank Welker’s Megatron.
Rounding out the cast was ’80s heartthrob Judd Nelson breakfast clubleonard nimoy star trek Fame, and Eric Idol of Monty Python. Casey Kasem, Robert Stack and Scatman Crowther also appeared in the film as voice actors.
The beloved “good guy” Autobots regularly defend their fictional planet, Cybertron, against invasions from Megatron and the Decepticons. They miss signs that a dangerous new threat is zeroing in on them as they are locked in a fight against each other.
The film was known for being a darker shade than the earlier two seasons of Kids.
21 years after the animated film, a live-action franchise debuts
Traditional animation offered fans of Transformers mythology unlimited sci-fi/action possibilities. It wasn’t until 2007 that advances in special effects allowed a mind-blowing live-action experience for the now-grown-up kids of the ’80s.
transformer Then-rising superstar Shia LeBeouf starred as Sam Witwicki and Megan Fox as Mikaela Bynes. Michael Bay directed. The cutting-edge effects stunned fans. The film later grossed over $700 million at the box office that year.
As a result, sequels were inevitable. Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen 2009 soon followed. Transformers: Dark of the Moon In 2011 Fox replaced Rosie Huntington as Shia LeBeouf’s love interest. age of Extinction And the last night Followed in 2014 and 2017 respectively.
with this, Bumble-bee 2018 ushered in a new approach with a female lead (Hailee Steinfeld). Transformers: Rise of the Beasts June 24, 2022 is the release date.
Fans can re-watch the original animated film
The franchise is always looking forward. To animation magazine, fans now have a chance to take a nostalgic look at the animated favorite of the 80s.
In honor of the film’s 35th anniversary, Fathom Events and Hasbro Present The Transformers: The Movie 35th Anniversary. The film will hit theaters across the country on Sunday, September 26, 2021, at noon. It will air again on Tuesday, September 28 at 7:00 PM.
“Thrilled to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the release of Fathom The Transformers: The Movie In partnership with Hasbro,” reads a statement from Fathom Events CEO Ray Nutt. “It’s exciting to give fans of this cult classic the chance to see this film on the big screen the way it was meant to be seen.”
An additional statement from Hasbro’s Adam Behl called the celebration a “milestone”. In short, get a chance to see it properly again.
“We look forward to bringing families and fans back to theaters for this milestone.” transformer Anniversary,” said Behl, SVP and GM, Action Brands, Hasbro, Inc. “With thanks to our Fathom partners, Autobots and Decepticons of all ages were treated to a one-of-a-kind movie experience celebrating this beloved animated film. Will go “
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