4:52pm PT by Aaron Couch
Watch 'Transformers' Ruin 'Forrest Gump,' 'Speed' and Other Classic Movies (Video)
The Transformers franchise has been criticized as blockbuster culture at its worst, emphasizing explosions over substance.
Now, Funny or Die has taken that to the next level, imagining what would happen if the robots invaded other movies. The mashup shows tender moments from films like 50/50 and Forrest Gump being interrupted by Transformers, who come barreling onto the scene and leave chaos in their wake.
In nonparody Transformers news, Paramount has hired a slew of writers to flesh out its plans for a Transformers cinematic universe, with The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman among them.