"Look, you're on the set for six months, with someone who's rooting to be attracted to you, and you're rooting to be attracted to them," he explained to Details after giving the nod when asked if the two had -- you know.
"I never understood the separation of work and life in that situation," he said. "But the time I spent with Megan was our own thing, and I think you can see the chemistry onscreen."
Coincidentally, Fox left the effects-laden franchise -- in which she played the hot chick -- because she "felt like a prostitute," LaBeouf said. Any surprises there? Also, there was that fight with director Michael Bay, and the recently revealed Steven Spielberg-Adolf Hitler thing.
LaBeouf also -- you know -- with "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps" costar Carey Mulligan.
The actor said he didn't know if Fox was -- at the time of their, you know -- on or off with Brian Austin Green whom she married last June.
"I don't know, man. I don't know. I don't know. I don't know. . . . It was what it was."
Details, details indeed.
-- Christie D'Zurilla
Photo: Megan Fox and Shia LaBeouf exude chemistry in the 2007 movie "Transformers." Credit: Robert Zuckerman / DreamWorks/Paramount Pictures