Stephen King Says He Once Walked Out of the Theater During ‘Transformers’
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The Transformers the franchise has had plenty of naysayers over the years and it would seem that includes one of the most respected horror writers of all time Stephen King.
Responding to a post on Twitter where writer Linwood Barclay shared that he was out of Jurassic World DominionStephen King has shared that he’s only ever done one movie in his adult life and that was Transformers.
Providing more details in response to a fan, King said it was the original Transformers film by director Michael Bay, not the 1986 animated film – if clarification was even needed.
While the Transformers The franchise has been hugely profitable and successful, the films have always received heavy reviews and seemingly gotten worse as new entries in the series have been made.
The first one Transformers the film is respected by fans as the best of the series and currently has an audience score of 85% on rotten tomatoes with more than 250,000 reviews submitted. On the critics’ side, the film only got a 58% rating.
King has been known to share his opinion on movies and TV shows through his social media account, whether it’s to praise new projects or, in this case, to share an embarrassing story for an iconic film.
For the fans who still ride it Transformersthe next film in the franchise The Rising of the Beasts is set to arrive in theaters on June 9, 2023. For those eager to relive the original film, Transformers is available to stream on Hulu now.