The One Kickstarter I'd Support Is Michael Bay's Bad Boys III Pitch

We gave up on Kickstarter a few months ago; too many unfulfilled orders of too many far-fetched concepts. It's the internet's biggest—and most expensive—letdown, to be honest. Unless, of course, it's being used to help Michael Bay bring the Bad Boys franchise back with aliens and explosions and oh gawd why can't this… » 7/29/12 1:30pm 7/29/12 1:30pm

Michael Bay Just Re-using Footage from The Island for Transformers 3

It's hard being Michael Bay, what with all the money he needs to count and women he needs to objectify. Plus, one shitty, loud, oversaturated three-hour car commercial is as good as the next, so you can't really blame the guy for re-using footage from one in another. He's got robot testicles to design! Frankly, the… » 7/02/11 4:00pm 7/02/11 4:00pm

What Your Wedding Photos Need Is a Little More Michael Bay

Turn those personal keepsakes into a scene from a Michael Bay movie. Which movie? Any movie! It really doesn't matter, with the Bayifier generator tool. Just don't be too heavy-handed with the LaBeouf heads, mmkay? [Bayifier via PreSurfer via io9] » 10/04/10 3:20am 10/04/10 3:20am

Transformers 2 Will Be Shot in IMAX, Get Ready for Five-Story…

Holy crap. Parts of Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen are being shot » 9/30/08 7:20pm 9/30/08 7:20pm in , meaning you'll get to see literally Transformers getting smashed, exploded and all of the in the only screen size truly worthy of Michael Bay. , non-IMAX scenes will be letterboxed, and it'll blow back up to full screen size for IMAX…

Michael Bay, Transformers and Giant Explosions Shill for Verizon FiOS

Verizon's new FiOS ad is a splashy, big-budget popcorn flick compared to Time Warner's cheaper, low-fi satire spot. It even stars the king of big boom summer movies, Michael Bay, blowing a bunch of shit up and hanging out with Transformers, saying the word "awesome" a whole lot. Come to think of it, it's pretty much… » 2/14/08 8:00pm 2/14/08 8:00pm

Michael Bay Says HD DVD Is a Big Microsoft-Funded Conspiracy

Michael Bay, acclaimed director of smash hits Pearl Harbor and The Island, has never had love for HD DVD, (though it seemed like he got reasonable). Now he says HD DVD is all a giant conspiracy being bankrolled by $100 million checks from Microsoft to slowly kill both HD formats: "Microsoft [officials] want both formats … » 12/05/07 12:30pm 12/05/07 12:30pm

Michael Bay Still Loves Blu-ray More Than HD DVD

Even though Transformers director Michael Bay backed down after bitching about Paramount's choice of HD DVD over Blu-ray for all forthcoming home videos including Transformers, he couldn't hold his tongue for long. He told USA Today that he's pissed about the format war in general, adding specifically: » 10/23/07 11:23am 10/23/07 11:23am

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Michael Bay Angry at Paramount's Dumping of Blu-ray

Paramount and Dreamworks Animation's decision to go exclusively HD DVD and even up the Blu-ray vs. HD DVD war has pissed off Transformers director Michael Bay. There's seriously urine all over the place. This is what he said in a post on his own forum: » 8/21/07 11:41am 8/21/07 11:41am