You know that's what I thought about Transformers I, but man I have to say I relieved my childhood in those two hours in the widescreen. The sequels were sub par, but the original...I thoroughly enjoyed it and yes a chick working on an engine may have helped.
With Peter Jackson helming The Hobbit I can't see how it can be a flop. He times it so each film opens during Christmas which means it should recoup it costs during the holidays.
I'll be watching it no doubt about it. The first three blew me away and I was stoned sitting in the front row enjoying every minute of it. When it ended I was like...what!!! No way.
LOTR can not be topped in the medieval fantasy realm. Although a Game Of Thrones film would be interesting.
Marcus Aurelius: Tell me again, Maximus, why are we here?
Maximus: For the glory of the Empire, sire.
Baked, not fried... the healthy choice.