Car wreckage for "Transformers 3" rivals that of "The Blues Brothers," filmed here and released in 1980.
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A giant smashup clogs the Michigan Avenue bridge as unconcerned pedestrians pass by on the lower deck. The staged mayhem was part of the filming of "Transformers 3" on Friday.
A pile of cars fills a plaza on Michigan Avenue Friday in Chicago. Filming of "Transformers 3" closed Michigan Avenue to traffic, but drew crowds of onlookers.
Slabs of fake building wreckage get hosed down during filming of "Transformers 3" Friday along Michigan Avenue.
Pyrotechnics and monstrous fake pavement buckles added a little more heat to Michigan Avenue on Friday, as filming of "Transformers 3" continued in Chicago.
Filming of the new "Transformers 3" movie centered on Michigan Avenue north of the Chicago River. The street will remain closed until 5 a.m. Monday.
Movie stunts and film crews provided a diversion Friday as filming of "Transformers 3" continued in Chicago.
Helicopters and parachutists will add to the mayhem this weekend as filming continues in Chicago for "Transformers 3."
A fan dresses for the occasion during filming of "Transformers 3" Friday in Chicago.
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