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Terminator Genisys (2015)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 1 July 2015 (USA)
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When John Connor, leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline.

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Alan Taylor
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Arnold Schwarzenegger ... Guardian
Jason Clarke ... John Connor
Emilia Clarke ... Sarah Connor
Jai Courtney ... Kyle Reese
J.K. Simmons ... O'Brien
Dayo Okeniyi ... Danny Dyson
Matt Smith ... Alex (as Matthew Smith)
Courtney B. Vance ... Miles Dyson
Byung-Hun Lee ... Cop / T-1000
Michael Gladis ... Lt. Matias
Sandrine Holt ... Detective Cheung
Wayne Bastrup ... Young O'Brien
Gregory Alan Williams ... Detective Harding (as Greg Alan Williams)
Otto Sanchez ... Detective Timmons
Matty Ferraro ... Agent Janssen
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Storyline

When John Connor (Jason Clarke), leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney) back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke) and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured time-line. Now, Sgt. Reese finds himself in a new and unfamiliar version of the past, where he is faced with unlikely allies, including the Guardian (Arnold Schwarzenegger), dangerous new enemies, and an unexpected new mission: To reset the future...

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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The rules have been reset.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG - 13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and gunplay throughout, partial nudity and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 July 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Terminator 5 See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$155,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$27,018,486, 1 July 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$89,760,956

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$440,603,537
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Not the first time Emilia Clarke has appeared nude on-screen as she has appeared nude on Game of Thrones (2011). Although Sarah Connor is naked in the film, no frontal nudity is seen. See more »

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The movie shows that Kyle and Sarah were presented with a choice of going to either 1997 or 2017 to avoid Judgement Day. Logically, there was no choice to be made. The protagonists should go to 1997 and if that was the incorrect time, then they should wait 20 years, preparing themselves, of course, to engage Skynet (Genisys) and its Terminators in 2017. See more »

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[first lines]
Kyle Reese: [narrating] Before they died, my parents told me stories about how the world once was; what it was like long before I was born; before the war with the machines. They remembered a green world, vast and beautiful, filled with laughter and hope for the future. It's a world I never knew. By the time I was born, all this was gone.
Kyle Reese: "Skynet," a computer program designed to automate missile defense. It was supposed to protect us, but that's not what happened. August 29th, 1997, Skynet woke...
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Referenced in Face Off: Keep One Eye Open (2016) See more »

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The Terminator Theme
(from the motion picture The Terminator (1984))
Written by Brad Fiedel
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Terminator is back...
3 October 2015 | by Thanos_KaragiorasSee all my reviews

"Terminator Genisys" is one more movie about terminator but in this we watch John Connor sending Sgt. Kyle Reese back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor and safeguard the future. At this point some things change and this will have different results on the future.

I believe that this movie is a must see movie for terminator fans and of course they will love it. Although if you are not a fan of terminator I also believe that you are going to like it because it combines very well all the previous information that we have from the previous movies of terminator and the result which comes from it is simply very good. In addition to this I believe that the visual and sound effects make the movie more interesting and more entertaining. There are also some scenes with humour which I found very nice. Arnold Schwarzenegger for one more time was very good in his part as the protector - guardian and I also liked the interpretation of both Emilia Clarke and Jai Courtney. Last but not least Jason Clarke made a very nice interpretation too.

To sum up I believe that "Terminator Genisys" is a very interesting movie to watch with plenty of action and many twists. It really worth seeing this movie and I recommend it to everyone.


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