R | | Action, Sci-Fi
A seemingly indestructible android 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.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark
Back to the Future
Back to the Future Part III
Back to the Future Part II
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
The novelization of Terminator Salvation (2009) says a Terminator could fit in better if it didn't look like a bodybuilder; an obvious in-joke to Arnold Schwarzenegger compared with the casting of Robert Patrick and Sam Worthington.
What the hell? Goddamn son of a bitch...
(at around 38 mins) In the chase with the gray Ford LTD, dents, and hubcaps appear, disappear, and reappear on the vehicle throughout the chase.
The opening credits run while large outlines of the two halves of THE TERMINATOR cross each other. After the last directorial credit is shown, the title THE TERMINATOR zooms backward, is filled by metallic blue, and reveals itself.
The Finnish theatrical and first VHS release were rated 18 and cut by 30 seconds. The notable cuts were:
$4,020,663 (USA) (28 October 1984)