One Autobot hides beneath the bridge (while helicopters search for them), while Sam's "car" races along the side of the river bed. When the hiding robot drops the kids, Bumblebee catches them, but is then captured by the military.
The bridge is on the northeast side of downtown Los Angeles, just east of Union Station. The address would be approximately 875 E. Cesar Chavez Avenue. *
Mikaela are then taken into custody and brought to a secret government
given all the L.A. locations, you might think that this dam was a local
This is the Hoover Dam, on Lake Mead, about 25 miles southeast outside of Las Vegas, Nevada.
Part of that chase takes place on a freeway, as the robots "roller skate" down the freeway and rip a bus in two (resulting in a fiery explosion).
fight scenes were shot mainly in San Bernardino
County, on an empty stretch of the Foothill (210) Freeway,
which was still under construction when the movie was made. These scenes
were shot at the east end of the freeway, in Rialto
between Sierra Avenue
(on the west) and Linden Avenue
(on the east).
jumped 60 miles away, to the interchange of the Harbor
(110) Freeway & the
Century (105) Freeway, in the
Athens / Willowbrook area of south L.A.
* Locations marked by an asterisk
(*) may be located in areas with high crime rates.
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