Review: Bumblebee (2018) [No Spoilers] (January 9, 2019)

img_59156:45 pm – Went almost no time to spare, the family and I managed to get into one of the last first day screenings of Bumblebee (2018) at Festival Mall’s high end theatre: Box Office Cinemas.

The film–#6 in Michael Bay’s live action Transformers’ cinematic franchise–was initially billed as a spin-off that somehow transformed into a reboot[i].

Probably for the best.

Set in 1987, the classic look of most of the characters, vehicles, and period references[ii] is almost certain to bring back some much needed 80’s nostalgia.  More importantly: Don’t miss the film’s opening sequence under any circumstances[iii]! Continue reading “Review: Bumblebee (2018) [No Spoilers] (January 9, 2019)”