Bumblebee Trailer: Hailee Steinfeld Joins the Transformers Universe


For better or worse, we’re getting a Transformers cinematic universe. First up to get his own solo movie is leading bot Bumblebee: 18-year-old mechanic Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld) brings home a seemingly broken-down VW bug from a junkyard in 1987, and everything seems normal until she fixes it, and notices a pair of glowing blue eyes. That’s Bumblebee! “It’s a mystical bond between man and machine,” an eerie voice-over explains. Bumblebee is the first Transformers movie to be written by a woman (Christina Hodson, who’s gone on to replace Joss Whedon on Batgirl). See it in theaters this Christmas.

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Bumblebee Trailer: Hailee Steinfeld Joins Transformers Gang
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