3 p.m., Dec. 11
"How do you get to make a movie?"
That was the question my son asked me last night before I headed out to Empire of Silver. While I waited for the movie to start, a movie fun fact informed me that, at least in Michael Bay's case, you start by making music videos for Donny Osmond, Lionel Richie, Tina Turner, and Meat Loaf. From there, it's a short step to Transformers: Dark of the Moon, with only a brief pause in between to make commercials: