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The Terminator

  R Closed Captioning

James Cameron

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Plot Summary

A cyborg (part man, part machine) is sent from the 21st century to present-day Los Angeles to assassinate a seemingly innocent women whose child will play an important part in the world from which the killer came.

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews

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  • Reviews Counted: 50
  • Fresh: 50
  • Rotten: 0
  • Average Rating: 8.7/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: This is a monster movie, and the monster's role fits Mr. Schwarzenegger just fine. – Janet Maslin, New York Times, Apr 1, 2014

Fresh: As for Schwarzenegger, he nicely fleshes out the convention of a soulless gun for hire. With his choppy hair, cryptic shades and state-of-the-'80s leather ensemble, he looks like the Incredible Hulk gone punk. – Richard Corliss, TIME Magazine, Jun 24, 2010

Fresh: The Terminator is a blazing, cinematic comic book, full of virtuoso moviemaking, terrific momentum, solid performances and a compelling story. – Variety Staff, Variety, Apr 1, 2014

Fresh: The movie's strength is that, like The Matrix, it combines action with ideas. – James Berardinelli, ReelViews, Nov 30, 2011

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Customer Reviews

Love it!!

What a great movie! A classic Sci Fi flick. The first day it hit the movie theaters, I saw it twice that day.

A truely brilliant film

This movie is an absolute classic. It has an excellent plot/story, great actors, and special effects that were ahead of it's time. It has plenty of action, and all the time it actually makes sense. A great buy.

Arnold is the freekin' man!!!!!!

Dude, you don't eeven need to read the reviews to now this movie rules. A must-see for anyone.

The Terminator
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  • $14.99
  • Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  • Released: 1984

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