Overview

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?

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  1. James Cameron

    Director, Writer

  2. Gale Anne Hurd

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Arnold Schwarzenegger

    Arnold Schwarzenegger

    The Terminator

  2. Michael Biehn

    Michael Biehn

    Kyle Reese

  3. Linda Hamilton

    Linda Hamilton

    Sarah Connor

  4. Paul Winfield

    Paul Winfield

    Lieutenant Ed Traxler

  5. Lance Henriksen

    Lance Henriksen

    Detective Vukovich

  6. Bess Motta

    Bess Motta

    Ginger Ventura

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 48m

Budget $6,400,000.00

Revenue $78,371,200.00

Homepage http://www.mgm.com/#/our-titles/1970/The-Terminator/

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  • October 26, 1984
    R, Theatrical

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