In 2008, he played Henry "Mutt Williams" Jones III in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, the fourth film in the Indiana Jones franchise.
His other films include Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010), Lawless (2012), The Company You Keep (2012), Nymphomaniac (2013) and Fury (2014).
In the car driving away, Shia said “I gotta get outta here, bro.
He became known among younger audiences as Louis Stevens in the Disney Channel series Even Stevens, a role for which La Beouf received a Young Artist Award nomination in 2001 and won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2003.
His performance received mixed reviews, with Josh Bell of Las Vegas Weekly saying he "makes a credible bid for action-hero status, although his occasional stabs at emotional depth don't really go anywhere." In February, La Beouf made his music video directorial debut, directing the video for "I Never Knew You", a single by American rapper Cage, from his third album Depart from Me (2009).
It was shot in Los Angeles and features several cameo appearances from Cage's Definitive Jux label-mates.
La Beouf has created three short graphic novels Stale N Mate, Cyclical, and Let's Fucking Party, and a webcomic series, Cheek Up's through the publishing company, The Campaign Book.
In April 2012, he promoted them at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo.
In 2007, La Beouf starred in the commercially successful films Disturbia and Surf's Up.
The same year he was cast in Michael Bay's science fiction film Transformers as Sam Witwicky, the main protagonist of the series.
In 2014, Cantor produced a music video based on this song.
Despite the title and lyrics, the intent was humorous and non-serious, and La Beouf appeared at the end of the video, applauding.
“I don’t want to hit a woman, but I’m getting pushed,” Shia said to a driver as he was fighting with Mia.