Look At All Those Chinese Products In Transformers 4Eric Jou6/30/14 7:30amFiled to: TransformersTransformers Age of ExtinctionTransformers 4MoviesChinaProduct PlacementKotaku East1243EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkTransformers: Age of Extinction's been out only a weekend and it's already making bank in China. There's no getting around the fact that a movie based on a line of toys is anything more than a major vehicle for product placement—including Chinese product placement, especially with the movie partly set in China. Now, I'm going to reserve judgement on the movie. Michael Bay's Transformers polarizes people. We're here to talk about the Chinese product placement in the movie, something the Chinese themselves are talking about. Even China's communist party mouthpiece, the People's Daily, is getting in on the action, calling the movie more of a commercial than a film.