In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical hegemony. Meanwhile, the human-resistance movement dispatches a lone warrior to safeguard Sarah. Can he stop the virtually indestructible killing machine?
Plot Keywords: saving the world, artificial intelligence, rebel, cyborg, laser gun, shotgun, killer robot, dystopia, los angeles, california, car chase, urban setting, future war, griffith observatory
|Writers||Gale Anne Hurd, James Cameron, William Wisher Jr.|
|Production Companies||Orion Pictures, Pacific Western, Hemdale Film, Cinema 84, Euro Film Funding|
|Production Countries||United Kingdom, United States of America|