June 25, 2014

Movie preview: “Transformers: Age Of Extinction”

Rated: PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, language and brief innuendo

Running time: 2 hr 46 min

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Stanley Tucci, Ken Watanabe, Kelsey Grammar, Jack Reynor, Peter Cullen

Plot: As humanity picks up the pieces, following the conclusion of “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” Autobots and Decepticons have all but vanished from the face of the planet. However, a group of powerful, ingenious businessman and scientists attempt to learn from past Transformer incursions and push the boundaries of technology beyond what they can control — all while an ancient, powerful Transformer menace sets Earth in his cross-hairs.