Oct 1, 2018
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) (part 9 of 11)
Dylan escapes and goes running, shouting about the Autobots. The Decepticons hear this and order all the bridges along the river to be raised, though why they didn’t just raze them is beyond me.
The NESTies show up at this point, just as Sam, Carly and Bumblebee are sorting themselves out. Then the Autobots arrive as Sam finds a crashed military drone. They’re able to use this to contact Mearing and Lennox back at a nearby military base. Apparently the Decepticons were too busy blowing up civilians to worry about a military target. Anyhow, despite the fact that we’re explicitly told in an earlier scene that the satellites are down, Lennox asks for GPS coordinates of the building where the main pillar is located and he and his team head out.
We then watch as the various groups move in, trying to get to the pillar. Sam and Epps and friends move in on foot with a rocket launcher that has exactly one shot. You know, I’m all in favor of cutting back on defense spending, but there is a limit…