In 2018, a mysterious new weapon in the war against the machines, half-human and half-machine, comes to John Connor on the eve of a resistance attack on Skynet. But whose side is he on, and can he be trusted?
To foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a face-transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan backfires when the same criminal impersonates the cop with the same method.
In a futuristic world, a strict regime has eliminated war by suppressing emotions: books, art and music are strictly forbidden and feeling is a crime punishable by death. Cleric John Preston (Bale) is a top ranking government agent responsible for destroying those who resist the rules. When he misses a dose of Prozium, a mind-altering drug that hinders emotion, Preston, who has been trained to enforce the strict laws of the new regime, suddenly becomes the only person capable of overthrowing it. Written by
The poem that Partridge reads in the church is "He wishes for the Cloths of Heaven" by William Butler Yeats, published in the collection "The Wind Among the Reeds" (1899). "Had I the heavens' embroidered cloths, Enwrought with golden and silver light, The blue and the dim and the dark cloths Of night and light and the half-light, I would spread the cloths under your feet: But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams." See more »
A weapons analysis when Brandt arrests Preston for sense offense shows that it was Brandt's firearm that was used in the slaughter of the patrol in the Nethers (when Preston attempts to release the puppy); however, the scene in which Preston slaughters the patrol happens approximately 12 minutes before the scene in the film in which he switches guns with the oblivious Brandt. Preston's line at the supposed moment of the firearm switch is referenced during the arrest scene when the "switch" is revealed to the audience, confirming that it is the time at which the "switch" is considered to have happened; however, if this is the case, Preston could not possibly have had Brandt's gun when he was confronted by the patrol in the Nethers. There is the auxiliary issue that Preston used two pistols in his slaughter of the patrols, meaning that at least one of the guns should still have been matched to Preston. See more »
In the first years of the 21st century, a third World War broke out. Those of us who survived knew mankind could never survive a fourth; that our own volatile natures could simply no longer be risked. So we have created a new arm of the law: The Grammaton Cleric, whose sole task it is to seek out and eradicate the true source of man's inhumanity to man - his ability to feel.
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