Posted by Megalith 11:52 AM (CDT)
Saturday July 23, 2016
Forget about the Michael Bay, robot farting/humping, live-action onesآ—this is the real deal! Originally released in 1986, the Transformers animated film has been restored and remastered from a 4K transfer and is getting a Blu-ray release in September. This was Orson Welles’ final role, who reportedly hated being in a "toy movie."
The Transformers: The Movie has captured a special place in the hearts of millions and has been a staple in the pop culture zeitgeist since 1986. Featuring memorable characters - the heroic Autobots, villainous Decepticons and Unicron, thrilling action and a heartfelt storyline, The Transformers آ– The Movie is a cultural touchstone that spans generations. Beloved by legions of fans, this full-length animated adventure boasts the voice talent of Orson Welles in his final voice acting role and an all-star voice cast that includes Peter Cullen, Eric Idle, Casey Kasem, Judd Nelson, Leonard Nimoy, Robert Stack and Frank Welker. On September 13, 2016, Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, celebrates the 30th anniversary of this iconic movie with three new home entertainment releases.