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
Back to the Future
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Back to the Future Part II
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
Back to the Future Part III
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
Raiders of the Lost Ark
(at around 42 mins) Michael Biehn's character gets bitten on the hand by another character. See Aliens (1986) and The Abyss (1989).
What the hell? Goddamn son of a bitch...
(at around 1h 1 min) As Vukovich is rushing toward the auto-weapons storage room, the camera light is briefly visible on his back.
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.
NBC edited 7 minutes and time-compressed 4 minutes of this film for its 1987 network television premiere.
$4,020,663 (USA) (28 October 1984)