Clarification on Bumblebee talking

Discussion in 'Transformers Movie Discussion' started by Shizuka, Dec 6, 2010.

  1. Shizuka

    Shizuka Optimus Prime's scriptor

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    I thought he spoke at the end of the first movie - many people do. BUT. My brother noticed that his words at the end were taken from Star Wars where Obi-Wan stated he wanted to stay with the boy (Anikin)

    So I really don't think he spoke at all. The only time he actually did speak was in ROTF but as we know that was cut out.

    I could be wrong though.
     
  2. jametron

    jametron Release the Kraken!!!!!!!

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    WTF?
     
  3. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    He said "permission to speak, sir."

    And he was voiced by Mark Ryan. That was no Star Wars clip.
     
  4. jostru

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    I just hope he sort of speaks in TF3. It doesn't have to be much, but at least a couple of sentences.
     
  5. Spoiler

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    I have never heard Obi-Wan making that statement...ever... The closest line he had in Episode 3 was, I will take the boy to him family and look after him. Those lines were all Mark Ryan, Bee's mouth moved during that whole thing as well.
     
  6. Ephland

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    Wish they would've kept the "what... is... your... purpose... Sam?" dialogue from ROTF.
     
  7. Starscreamownz

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    That would have been so cool. but too bad as Michael bay would say.
     
  8. Overhaulimus

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    Yea, Bee spoke at the end of the first movie.
     
  9. Lion

    Lion Will bite you!

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    Didn't bumblebee say "I wish to stay with the little bi+ches?" or am I getting that confused ;) 
     
  10. SPLIT LIP

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    Same here. It more firmly established that he could talk a little, just not very much and prefered being silent.
     
  11. Moy

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    There might be some truth to this, but another scene where BB probably had a hint of some voice over was back in TF1; when Ratched mentioned he has beey trying to fix his voice.
    Darn, wish Bay could let us know about this, BB talking I wouldn't mind as far as spoils are concerened.
     
  12. Leadfoot

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    Bah, it's just an ordinary plot hole. He spoke, now he doesn't, they half-assedly explained it in the second. If a movie becomes too concerned with explaining every little detail, you lose track of the big picture.
     
  13. moreprimeland

    moreprimeland Optimus told me to do it! Moderator

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    His injury has had enough time to heal. Let him speak and not just squeek and squawk..getting old.
     
  14. SirZap

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    bumblebee should have his voice and have his radiotalk as a comic-relief
     
  15. Optimatron

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    Yeah, you're totally wrong. Mark Ryan did the voice, and it was horrible. Hopefully if movie-verse BB ever talks again it will sound a bit younger and less british.
     
  16. Matty

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    At this point anything will be better than the R2 D2 thing Bumblebee has going on in TF Prime.
     

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