PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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.
Concerning his casting, J.K. Simmons admitted that although this was not necessarily the type of movie he was looking to be in, he liked the script enough to accept the role. Another reason to join the cast was for the opportunity to work with Jai Courtney, of whom his daughter is a big fan. After learning this, Courtney taped a special birthday message for her.
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. ...
The last part of the movie takes place in 2017. When it is explained that Genisys is taking over the military, two missiles are shown. The first is Nike Hercules; the last units were deactivated in 1988. The second is Hawk which went out of service in the US in 2002.
There is an extra scene during the credits.
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