…n’t take the back seat in their own movies because they are inherently bad characters. It’s because Michael Bay has never understood or even particularly liked the Transformers, and thus has made them the supporting cast in their own movies. The decisions of the human characters dictate their actions almost entirely. Compared to the two-di…
Truth be told, Transformers 2 put more spotlights on the robots. And I loved it. But Rotten Tomatoes gave it a rotten rating, and the movie flopped because it “didn’t have enough humans in it.”
I think Bay is just pandering to the crowds now rather than making works of art.