| Aug 23, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Michael Bay is back in Chicago and he brought the Autobots and Decepticons with him.
Filming for the new “Transformers” movie began today at McCormick Place and will continue throughout the weekend in the Near East Side and Uptown...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:40 PM
A true story is the source of usual action director Michael Bay's ("Transformers") often violent comedy, which some of the actual people involved weren't pleased about seeing turned into a source of humor.
Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Opening a video clip, Tom Getty becomes more and more animated. The clip shows a highway scene, shot from back of a speeding vehicle.
"We've got the shot of the Jeep," he says, waving his hands near the screen and making an accelerating car sound....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:06 AM
[Update: Filming for "Transformers: Age of Extinction" will continue this weekend in the Loop. Shooting will take place 7 am to 10 pm Saturday and Sunday on LaSalle Street, from West Lake Street to West Jackson Boulevard. According to a notice sent out to...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:30 PM
| Jul 10, 2013
| 9:55 PM
OPENING AT 7 TONIGHT
Grown Ups 2
The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny (Adam Sandler)...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:30 PM
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Steven Spielberg may be one of the world's great directors, but he is almost a top pitchman. He put in a good word for Orlando several ways Thursday morning on national television.
He was at Universal Orlando to promote Transformers: The Ride-3D,...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Cleaning out my notebook of various Universal Orlando facts culled from media previews and observations this week.
+ I think the visual that will to stick with me from Thursday's grand opening of Transformers: The Ride -- 3D is the Black Diamond Jet...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:25 AM
What began life as a toy has grown into a series of action movies and now a big-time attraction at Universal Studios.
Transformers: The Ride — 3D incorporates giant screens, moving platforms and special effects — including a secret...