Par moves pic's release up a day

Paramount Pictures will open “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” on June 28 at 9 p.m. exclusively at 3D and Imax locations.

Pic had been scheduled to open June 29 at midnight. Par said it decided to move up the release in light of buzz surrounding the film.

“Dark of the Moon,” the third installment in the “Transformers” franchise, is directed by Michael Bay and stars Shia LaBeouf, Josh Duhamel and Tyrese Gibson.

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