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Terminator: Genisys

PG-13| 2 hr. 6 min.

Plot Summary
When John Connor (Jason Clarke), leader of the human resistance against Skynet, sends Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney) back to 1984 to protect his mother, Sarah (Emilia Clarke), from a Terminator assassin, an unexpected turn of events creates an altered timeline. Instead of a scared waitress, Sarah is a skilled fighter and has a Terminator guardian (Arnold Schwarzenegger) by her side. Faced with unlikely allies and dangerous new enemies, Reese sets out on an unexpected new mission: reset the future.

Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger , Jason Clarke , Emilia Clarke , Jai Courtney , J.K. Simmons , Dayo Okeniyi , Matthew Smith , Courtney B. Vance

Director: Alan Taylor

Genres: Science fiction, Action

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Terminator: Genisys (2015)

Release Date: July 1st, 2015|2 hr. 6 min.

critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • Terminator Genisys fires on all action cylinders when director Alan Taylor (Thor: The Dark World) follows the model James Cameron set in the first two films, still the glory of the series. show more

  • For all its weaknesses, Terminator Genisys is a "Terminator" movie that feels like a "Terminator" movie, more than did "Terminator 3," not to mention the ghastly "Terminator Salvation." show more

  • What could anyone have said of the finished film except that it was finished? Terminator Genisys plays like the worst of all outcomes. show more

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  • July 06, 2015 sheleon
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    i was not look for alot out of this movie but i think it was way better then i thought it would be the special effects was way better then i tought too

  • July 03, 2015 Stevie Diffy
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    They should not make another one. The last one was way too dk. This one seemed to wander with the script and just never reached out and grabbed my attention. However Arnold seemed to do very well. I will not go see the next one there ever is a next one.

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'Terminator' Stars: Where Are They Now?

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on June 29, 2015

Arnold Schwarzenegger is back in "Terminator Genisys," but he's the only one from the original franchise. There's a new Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke of "Game of Thrones"), John Connor (Jason Clarke o...

'Terminator Genisys' Unscripted: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney, and Jason Clarke

Posted by
Rachel Horner on June 26, 2015

"Terminator Genisys" is getting the full Unscripted treatment! Stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke, and Jai Courtney sit down to answer fan questions -- and some of their own ...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Talks 'Terminator: Genesis,' Aging, and Time Travel (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jenni Miller on March 26, 2014

If there's anything that Arnold Schwarzenegger loves more than running the state of California, smelly cigars, and Reddit, it's talking about the Terminator. During a press opportunity for his upcomin...

Who's Playing Kyle Reese in 'Terminator: Genesis'? Meet the Five Actors Vying for the Part

Posted by
Kelly Woo on January 10, 2014

Getty "Terminator: Genesis" (aka "Terminator 5") has its terminator (Arnold Schwarzenegger, reprising his famous role), its Sarah Connor ("Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke), and its John Conner (...

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