I doubt people want a serious transformers. It would be tough to take the source material serious.
Originally Posted by Tony Stark
This franchise needs a total reboot, with a mature director, who takes the source material seriously and who can make this into a franchise fans can be proud of, instead of the male geek's "Twilight". (i.e. a movie that is successful financially but is a complete joke and has no value beyond the fanboy dynamic).