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by OrderlyRoddyPiper
Sun Jun 06, 2021 5:46 am
Forum: Transformers Media / Fandom
Topic: [FAN EDIT] Transformers (1986) - Prime lives!
Replies: 4
Views: 656

Re: [FAN EDIT] Transformers (1986) - Prime lives!

Definitely! I saw the film in ‘86 in the States. I was 7 years old and I recall the commercials basically spoiling that Prime will die. It asked, “will Optimus Prime die?” and featured Megatron’s quote, “It’s over, Prime.” I vaguely remember leaning over to my brother during the film, and asking, af...
by OrderlyRoddyPiper
Sat Jun 05, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Transformers Media / Fandom
Topic: [FAN EDIT] Transformers (1986) - Prime lives!
Replies: 4
Views: 656

Re: [FAN EDIT] Transformers (1986) - Prime lives!

I agree 1000%. That’s a very keen observation. Prime’s survival comes at the expense of Hot Rod’s hero’s journey arc. If you felt the film worked perfectly before and weren’t shattered as a youngster by Prime’s death, this edit probably isn’t for you. I was never sold on Hot Rod, who is the core of ...
by OrderlyRoddyPiper
Tue Jun 01, 2021 7:18 am
Forum: Transformers Media / Fandom
Topic: [FAN EDIT] Transformers (1986) - Prime lives!
Replies: 4
Views: 656

[FAN EDIT] Transformers (1986) - Prime lives!

Long time lurker, first time poster here. Just putting it out that, after many, many hours, I completed a fan edit of Transformers: the movie (1986) where Prime survives and saves the day -- "Transformers: The Prime Cut." Believe it or not, the movie isn't all that different. I'm no Orson Welles, bu...