Terminator: Genisys

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"Reset the future"
  • PG-13
  • 2015
  • 2 hr 5 min
  • 6.3  (292,461)
  • 38

Set in a dystopian future, Terminator: Genisys takes the audience on a wild ride through time and space as the fate of humanity hangs in the balance. The fifth installment in the Terminator franchise, this action-packed film was directed by Alan Taylor and produced by Skydance Productions. The movie stars Arnold Schwarzenegger as the iconic cyborg assassin from the future, known as the Terminator. In this film, however, he is not the villainous character that he is known for, but rather a protector for Sarah Connor, played by Emilia Clarke. Sarah Connor is a young woman who finds herself in the middle of a war between humans and Terminators, which are relentless killing machines created by the rogue artificial intelligence system known as Skynet.

Jason Clarke portrays John Connor, the leader of the human resistance against Skynet. When John learns that Skynet has sent a Terminator back in time to kill his mother, Sarah, he sends Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney) to protect her. But when Kyle arrives in the past, he discovers that everything he thought he knew about the future has changed.

The film begins in 2029, as John Connor and his team of human soldiers launch a final assault on Skynet's headquarters. In a desperate attempt to take out Skynet, Connor sends Reese back in time to save his mother and ensure his own existence. However, when Reese arrives in 1984, he finds that Sarah Connor is not the helpless waitress he was expecting to find, but rather a skilled fighter who has been trained by a reprogrammed Terminator for her entire life.

As the story unfolds, Reese and Sarah set out on a mission to stop a new and advanced model of Terminator from killing Sarah's parents and altering the timeline. Along the way, they encounter an older version of the Terminator that was sent back to protect Sarah when she was just a child.

With the help of the older Terminator and his knowledge of the future, Reese and Sarah travel to the year 2017, where they hope to stop Judgment Day – the day Skynet becomes self-aware and launches a nuclear attack on humanity. But as they soon discover, things are not as they seem, and they find themselves in a race against time to prevent a catastrophic chain of events that could change the course of history.

Terminator: Genisys is a thrilling and action-packed ride from start to finish, as it delves into the past and future of the iconic franchise. With breathtaking special effects, a compelling storyline, and outstanding performances by its cast, this movie is sure to keep audiences on the edge of their seats.

Throughout the film, Schwarzenegger delivers his trademark humor and one-liners, while also showcasing his dramatic range as an actor. Emilia Clarke proves herself to be a worthy successor to the iconic role of Sarah Connor, bringing depth and emotion to the character. Meanwhile, Jason Clarke offers a commanding performance as John Connor, the noble leader of the resistance.

Terminator: Genisys is a captivating and fast-paced film that will satisfy fans of the beloved franchise, as well as newcomers to the series. It is an epic adventure that is not to be missed.

Terminator: Genisys is a 2015 science fiction movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 5 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3 and a MetaScore of 38.

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    6.3  (292,461)
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