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Box Office: Hollywood’s Franchise Crisis Worsens Over July Fourth

Domestic summer revenue has tumbled more than 8 percent behind 2016 after a string of misses.

China Box Office: ‘Transformers 5’ Crashes Back to Earth With 75 Percent Slide in Second Weekend

At $198 million and slowing dramatically, the last Michael Bay-directed installment in the robot franchise won't come close to matching its predecessor's big $330 million China total in 2014.

Has Pandering to Chinese Audiences Hurt ‘Transformers 5’?

THR attends a Shanghai screening of Michael Bay's latest only to encounter walkouts, general disinterest and plenty of snickering over a conspicuous abundance of product placement.

The Unanswered Question at the Heart of ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’

Is there a secret threat under the surface of the latest 'Transformers' movie?

‘Transformers 5’ Box Office: How Far the Bots Have Fallen

The big-budget tentpole opened notably behind the previous installments in the U.S. even while showing signs of life overseas, especially in China. But is the international box office enough to save the franchise?

Weekend Box Office: ‘Transformers 5’ Opens to Franchise-Low $69M

The movie's fate rests overseas, where it debuted to $196.2 million; 'The Big Sick' and 'The Beguiled' post the best screen averages of the year to date at the specialty box office.

‘Transformers’: One Way It’s Kind of Brilliant

The franchise has relied on secret histories to keep it going through five films (and many more to come).

Weekend Box Office: ‘Transformers 5’ No Knight in Shining Armor

The fifth installment in Paramount's franchise is faring far better overseas, while 'The Big Sick' and 'The Beguiled' are bewitching audiences at the specialty box office.

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘Transformers 5,’ ‘The Big Sick’ and More

Also: What THR's critics are saying about Sofia Coppola's 'The Beguiled' and Suki Waterhouse, Jim Carrey and Keanu Reeves in dystopian fairy tale 'The Bad Batch.'

‘Transformers’ Star Jerrod Carmichael on the Joke Michael Bay Asked Him to Change

'The Last Knight' actor also reveals why he won't join another existing franchise (despite enjoying himself on set): "Mark my words, this is my first and my last."

‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ — What You Need to Know Before Seeing It

Even die-hard fans likely need a refresher on the franchise's confusing continuity.

Box Office: ‘Transformers 5’ Stumbles Thursday With $8M, May Not Clear $60M in U.S. Debut

The summer tentpole is counting on a strong run overseas, where it opened to a rousing $48 million on Friday, the third-best start of all time for a foreign title.