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Transformers 2 still on track?

Postby i_amtrunks » Wed Dec 05, 2007 3:58 pm

As we <a href="/news/view.php?id=12070">reported earlier</a>, Robert Orci has claimed that:
<i>Transformers is that the movie may suffer (unless of course you hate the first one so much that you feel our inattention is a bonus). It may be pushed back or a host of other thing may happen to it. For that we apologize truly. </i>

Yet a post from Lawson at <a href="http://www.shootfortheedit.com/forum/showpost.php?p=6200&postcount=3" target="_blank">Shootfortheedit.com</a> seems to disagree with Orci's statement:
<i>BTW, Bay just indicated to me that Transformers is still on schedule. The movie is still in heavy prep and "will be released JUNE 24th 2009."</i>

So what this means for Transformers 2 is still uncertain.

More information as it comes.
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Postby ShockUzer » Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:09 pm

June 24th 2009? Sure?
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Postby First Gen » Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:12 pm

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What this means is that no one knows what this means at this point in time.

Hey, as long as part 2 of TFTM is as good (or better) as Back to the Future 2 was to its counterpart, I'll wait the extra time.
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Postby Liege Evilmus » Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:12 pm

What did they expect, the world to stop, cause they did? Alot of venues are starting to say enough and return to their venues without them.
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Postby NuclearConvoy » Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:15 pm

False information?
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Postby Omega Charge » Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:15 pm

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Postby nexisconvoy » Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:44 pm

Hope it does come out
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Postby Skowl » Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:49 pm

I dunno... I have a hard time trusting Nelson. He never struck me as a super-reliable source. Sure, he's right sometimes, but other times... I dunno.

The facts are against him. How can TF2 be "on track" if the script isn't finished, and the writers' strike has no end in sight?
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Postby opjet » Wed Dec 05, 2007 5:41 pm

good great just as long as jetfire is in it
and jazz comes back from the dead oh yeah
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Postby Sonray » Wed Dec 05, 2007 6:10 pm

I hope this is true....who knows...maybe Bay is writing his own script? This stuff practically writes itself anyway, and its not like its the hardest movie to write a script for either.
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Postby First-Aid » Wed Dec 05, 2007 7:52 pm

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Postby Sherade » Wed Dec 05, 2007 8:02 pm

Bay is gonna throw us off!
Probably nor true, but at least it's optimism.
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Postby nitefall » Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:20 pm

It sounds to me like Orci was implying that he wouldn't be working on the movie if the strike continues. I'm for the writers getting what they deserve, but if they screw up Transformers 2 I will personally kick everyone responsible for the screw up in the nuts until they puke up a script.
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Postby Roll_Out » Wed Dec 05, 2007 11:05 pm

I don't know if I trust Nelson.
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Postby Norcinu » Thu Dec 06, 2007 12:10 am

ARGH my brain D8
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Postby First Gen » Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:43 am

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It'll come out when it comes out. For crying out loud the huge push and campaign for the 4th of July went to crap when the movie came out two days earlier.

Paramount, Dreamworks, Michael Bay, and the Decepticons all want to make money. The movie will come out on time or sooner.
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Postby SoooTrypticon » Thu Dec 06, 2007 11:12 am

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What that means is they're going ahead without a completed script. You KNOW it's gonna be good. I would love to see Bay write it though:

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Steven: Wacky title, where's the rest of it?

Bay: Oh, that's it, that's the script. It's sort of a tone piece.

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