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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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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...

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The rules have been reset.


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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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1 July 2015 (USA)  »

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Terminator 5  »

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Box Office

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$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

Sarah (Emilia Clarke) states that Pops (Arnold Schwarzenegger) saved her in 1973 when she was 9. This would mean that Sarah was born in 1964 and she was 20 years old in 1984 and she would be 53 in 2017. See more »

Goofs

Four goofs when fighting at the MRI-scanner:

1: The window where the gas cylinder shoots through has no metal mesh in front of it, and there is no door at the entrance of the scan room. Both are essential parts to complete the Faraday cage the scanner has to be in. This to prevent magnetic or RF-interference from getting in or out of the scan room.

2: The magnetic field can't be switched back on instantaneously after hitting the emergency magnetic field release (quench) button. It takes at least a day and several thousand liters of helium to be able to ramp the field back up after a quench.

3: Almost all MRI scanners have active magnetic shielding to minimize the magnetic field around the scanner. This would make it impossible for the field to have enough strength to pull John back towards the scanner when he stand as far away from the scanner as he does at the end of the scene.

4: A CAT-scanner has its scanning array rotating around the gantry during a scan similar to what is shown when the scanner cover fails. The only part that sometimes moves when using an MRI-scanner is the patient table. See more »

Quotes

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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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Crazy Credits

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Connections

Spin-off Terminator Genisys: Revolution (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Love Runs Out
Written by Ryan Tedder, Brent Kutzle, Drew Brown, Eddie Fisher & Zach Filkins
Performed by OneRepublic
Courtesy of Interscope Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Terminator is back...
3 October 2015 | by See 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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