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Postby El Duque » Sat Mar 16, 2013 4:56 pm

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Reel Chicago has confirmed that Chicago will be getting another helping Transformers action. Transformers 4 is among three sci-fi movies that will be filming in Chicago in 2013, the other two being Divergent and Jupiter Ascending. Transformers 4's Mark Wahlberg is reportedly looking to rent a residence in the area for four months over the summer.
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby Xephon0930 » Sat Mar 16, 2013 5:03 pm

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So here we go again Chicago.
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby YRQRM0 » Sat Mar 16, 2013 5:29 pm

Flashback perhaps? Making use of digital models of Chicago?
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby MasterSoundBlaster » Sat Mar 16, 2013 5:36 pm

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YRQRM0 wrote:Flashback perhaps? Making use of digital models of Chicago?

If it was a flashback, I think they would use old footage. This may be like "Re-visiting" an old area or just be the location of the new movie.

Who knows?
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby King Slick » Sat Mar 16, 2013 6:39 pm

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I seriously dought it will involve in the Autobots and Decepticons squaring off in a baseball game...sounds something they would have done back in G1 days
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby TulioDude » Sat Mar 16, 2013 9:28 pm

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Maybe they will use the same headquarters from Dark of the Moon.
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby DevastaTTor » Sun Mar 17, 2013 9:02 am

This should make Ryan happy! I expect good photos!
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby Trikeboy » Sun Mar 17, 2013 9:21 am

Didn't the people of Chicago respond negatively to seeing their city reduced to rubble in DotM? I remember reading that. I'm surprised they gave the go ahead for it to happen again.
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby Erailea » Sun Mar 17, 2013 6:36 pm

YRQRM0 wrote:Flashback perhaps? Making use of digital models of Chicago?


If they're staying there for four months to shoot I'd wager most of the movie is taking place there.

Guess it makes sense, considering they totally destroyed the city in the last movie. Someone has to rebuild it! Lol
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby njb902 » Sun Mar 17, 2013 8:55 pm

Erailea wrote:
YRQRM0 wrote:Flashback perhaps? Making use of digital models of Chicago?


If they're staying there for four months to shoot I'd wager most of the movie is taking place there.

Guess it makes sense, considering they totally destroyed the city in the last movie. Someone has to rebuild it! Lol


Well they could just be shooting there for some kind of tax break, they can make it any city they want in post production. I've no basis for this so it's just conjecture.
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Re: Chicago Confirmed as Filming Location for Transformers $

Postby Capt.Failure » Mon Mar 18, 2013 6:13 am

More than likely they'll use Chicago as some other city or various other cities. Films do it often to save on location filming.
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