Did you know? Dark Of The Moon

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  1. SilverOptimus

    SilverOptimus Movie News Monster Moderator News Staff

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    Did you know that the Release Date of Transformers: Dark Of The Moon (2011/07/01) is set on a night which has a Dark Of The Moon?

    It’s true. 1st of July 2011 has a night where the moon is absent from the sky. For more details you can visit Lunaf.com for the Moon Phase of July 1st, 2011.

    The term “Dark of the Moon” means the opposite of “Full Moon”. The astro definition of DOTM is… “The Dark of the Moon is traditionally the last three days of the Lunar cycle, immediately preceding the New Moon, and the time when the night sky is notably absent the presence of the Moon.

    It’s pretty awesome to know that the World Premier of Transformers DOTM coincides with an actual Dark Of The Moon.

    How cool is that? :) 
     
  2. rich_prime

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    Thats freaking cool thanks for info mate
     
  3. eagc7

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    what an coicidence!
     
  4. spiritprime

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    Wow! I had no idea. How cool is that?
     
  5. bellpeppers

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    Best marketing yet!
     
  6. NCStarscream

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    That's actually pretty cool to me for some reason.
     
  7. Karhukjnsi

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    "Now to promote the film we present to you: NO MOON!"

    "Woooaaaahhh!"
     
  8. Digilaut

    Digilaut I'm Mary Poppins, y'all!

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    Cool, but since the movie is not released on July 1 everywhere, it doesn't fully work. And I don't think people will stop and think about it anyway. :p 
     
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    Cool!
     
  10. Chaos Prime

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    Well that's because Piccolo blew it up.
     
  11. jametron

    jametron Release the Kraken!!!!!!!

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    Pretty sure it isn't "a coincidence" :) 
     
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    Opticron Primal Comin' up OOOs!

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    "........MOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOON!!!!!!"

    But yeah, I think that's pretty cool.
     
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    That's pretty neat. Hopefully, they'll leave it on July 1st and not move the film up to that Wednesday, June 29th.
     
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    That's pretty cool!
     
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    thats pretty cool :D :D 
     
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    Niceness. Though I'd like to be able to look up at the Moon after the midnight showing and think about it after whatever the hell happens to it in the film. Very cool coincedence though!
     
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    Michael Bay's trying to make his biggest explosion to date. Blowing up the moon on premiere night.
     
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    For the advertisement of this film maybe they will project the Decipticon symbol on to the shadowed moon via lasers. :p 
     
  20. Tigertrack

    Tigertrack Back In The Game!

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    Last night when Dad and I were leaving aunts house, it was nearly pitch-black like the moon disappeared! Didn't realize that was called dark of the moon.
     

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