Who Really Likes the 'Transformers' Movies?
The Transformers movies are one of those great mysteries of franchise filmmaking. Now on their fifth installment, they have all been undeniable hits, having collected $3.7 billion worldwide (and much more coming, with Transformers: The Last Knight now in theaters).
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To shine some light on this question, the team at Ranker Insights took a look at people who rank the Transformers movies as among their favorites, to see what else they liked.
Well ... people who like Transformers also consider Man of Steel the "best movie of all time," Owen Wilson our "greatest actor," and Milla Jovovich the "greatest actress."
"Our data had much to say about Transformers fans, most notably that their taste preferences tended to skew towards what some might consider 'guilty pleasures,'" says Ravi Iyer, chief data scientist at Ranker.
Other findings from Ranker on what Transformers fans consider the pinnacle of pop culture:
Favorite movie: Suicide Squad
Favorite TV show: Supernatural
Favorite musician: 50 Cent and Linkin Park
Greatest film score: Armageddon
There's a lot more to dig in to, and you can check it out below:
by Graeme McMillan