Theatrical release poster
Directed by Travis Knight
Lorenzo di Bonaventura
Written by Christina Hodson
Based on Transformers
Jorge Lendeborg Jr.
Music by Dario Marianelli
Cinematography Enrique Chediak
Edited by Paul Rubell
Di Bonaventura Pictures
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
December 3, 2018 (Sony Center)
December 21, 2018 (United States)
Country United States
Budget $100–137 million
Box office $65.4 million
Bumblebee is a 2018 American science fiction action film centered around the Transformers character of the same name. It is the sixth installment of the live-action Transformers film series and a prequel to 2007’s Transformers. Directed by Travis Knight in his first live-action film and written by Christina Hodson, the film stars Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Jason Drucker, and Pamela Adlon, with Dylan O’Brien, Peter Cullen, Angela Bassett, and Justin Theroux in voice roles. It is the first live-action Transformers film to not be directed by Michael Bay, though he still acts as a producer. Principal photography on the film began on July 31, 2017, in Los Angeles and San Francisco, California.
Bumblebee premiered in Berlin on December 3, 2018, and was released in the United States on December 21, 2018, in 2D, Real D 3D, Dolby Cinema and IMAX. The film received positive reviews from critics, who praised the action and Steinfeld’s performance, as well as the 1980s setting and sense of nostalgia, with some calling it the best installment of the Transformers franchise
starred by Stars: Hailee Steinfeld, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Cena.
Bumblebee top Quotes
Optimus Prime: Bumblebee, our war rages on. You must protect Earth and its people.
Memo: The darkest nights, produce the brightest stars.
Memo: [gleefully] You kissed me!
Charlie Watson: On the *cheek*.
Memo: Still counts.
Memo: Still counts.
Agent Burns: [to Charlie and Bumblebee] Don’t run. Do *not* run.
[Bumblebee runs off, carrying Charlie]
Agent Burns: She ran.
Optimus Prime: Old friend, you kept this planet safe. Because of you, we have a future, B-127.
Bumblebee: My name is Bumblebee.