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?
A cybernetic warrior from a post-apocalyptic future travels back in time to protect a 25-year old drifter and his future wife from a most advanced robotic assassin and to ensure they both survive a nuclear attack.
A seemingly indestructible humanoid cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.
In 2003, in the Longview State Correctional Facility, the criminal Marcus Wright is on death row, and is convinced by the cancerous Dr. Serena Kogan to donate his body to her research and he accepts. In 2018, after an unsuccessful attack to a Skynet facility, only John Connor survives, but he discovers that Skynet is developing the powerful new model T-800. Out of the blue, Marcus appears naked and with amnesia in the location. Marcus befriends the teenager Kyle Reese and the girl Star who help him to survive the lethal machines and they travel together in a Jeep. Meanwhile the resistance discovers a signal that might turn-off the machines and John offers to test it. When Kyle is captured by a machine and brought to the Skynet headquarters, Marcus decides to help the youngster and heads to Skynet; on the way, he saves Blair Williams who suggests to him that he should meet John Connor first. But Marcus steps on a mine and is submitted to surgery, when a secret about his origins is ... Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
I have watched the terminator series, the movies are quite good.
Terminator Salvation is the fourth in the series. One thing that
disappoints is that there is no main terminator that goes killing
humans like in Terminator 2. MCG, the director, did a great job
especially creating the gritty and tough world. MCG proves that he can
go from comedic action with stunts to loud whizz-bang and gritty
action. But his story pretty much stays the same. His movies have
always been a mindless thrill ride. That is Terminator Salvation.
The story: It is the year 2018. John Connor has grown up to a
bat-man-like with tough voice. He is serious and leads a team to
destroy terminators and Skynet. There is one mysterious guy named
Marcus who does not know why he is in the year 2018. Can Connor trust
him? There will be some mild twists. The action starts with a bang.
Explosions, chase scenes and one-to-one fights scenes with terminators.
They are intense. There were times that made my heart pounded like
scenes where MCG aimlessly put loud music in almost silent parts. The
music is good but not as epic as the past movies like Terminator 2.
Overall: It is a mindless action movie where almost all of the
characters have only one goal in mind. Action is good and intense with
explosions. Terminators' fans will definitely flock the cinema to see
whether it is worthy to be in the name of terminator. MCG's fans will
be proud that he has done a good job. Whether it is not like a
terminator film, it will still be included in the terminator series.
There may be a sequel or not...
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