Anyone know why Dreamworks wasn't involved with DotM?

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Anyone know why Dreamworks wasn't involved with DotM?

Postby Rodimus Prime » Thu Dec 22, 2011 2:00 pm

Just wondering. Dreamworks was partnering with Paramount on the first 2 films, but not on DotM. Anyone know why? It's Spielberg's company, and IIRC he was given executive producer credit on DotM. Just curious.
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Re: Anyone know why Dreamworks wasn't involved with DotM?

Postby ReDPATH » Thu Dec 22, 2011 8:01 pm

Probably something to do with Megan Fox.
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Re: Anyone know why Dreamworks wasn't involved with DotM?

Postby LadyBug » Thu Dec 22, 2011 9:08 pm

ReDPATH wrote:Probably something to do with Megan Fox.

... I highly doubt that. She has nothing to do with such. She's the one that got her self fired.

My theory:

Different writers, different companies.
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Re: Anyone know why Dreamworks wasn't involved with DotM?

Postby cotss2012 » Fri Dec 23, 2011 1:08 am

I think Dreamworks got tired of having their name attached to total crap.
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