OK, we admit it. We went a little bit
in the six months (maybe a year) leading up the
. It's hard for us not to love a movie that includes a
Mustang vs. Camaro
battle scene and a seriously bad-ass Optimus Prime. If you were with (the few of
) us panging in anticipation of the first Transformers movie, you'll appreciate the fact that Michael Bay already has a countdown to the second installment of what will likely be a long-running movie franchise.
According to Mr. Bay's countdown to Transformers
, the date to remember is June 26, 2009. That's about 470 days from now, which will give us plenty of time to start
begging Bay to throw in a
battle to the death. It does scare us that the movie arrives closer to the (supposed) launch of the
. We're really excited about the car, but if one of the Autobots has to plug in the middle of a fight scene, we'll be pissed.