To raise awareness for the charity After-School-All-Stars, Terminator Genisys star Arnold Schwarzenegger traveled around Los Angeles pranking unsuspecting citizens while dressed as his most iconic film role.
You can watch the highlights of the former Governator’s inspired promotional gambit here below.
The Terminator franchise prided itself in having killer robots sent from the future attempting to kill the future leader of the resistance. Let’s not forget the interesting family dynamic. This has been the premise for at least four of the Terminator films. The fifth, Terminator Genysis, see Kyle Reese go back to the past once again, but Sarah Connor and the Terminator already anticipated his return. We’ve already seen one trailer and a Super Bowl TV spot, both of which didn’t give us any real context.
However, a new trailer from the Alan Taylor-directed film gives more story and puts a twist in the Connor family dynamic as John is also sent back to the past, and he isn’t what he appears to be. Hit the jump to see the second trailer for Terminator Genysis.
This week’s issue of Entertainment Weekly offers us our first official look at the next entry in the Terminator franchise, titled Terminator: Genisys, as well as some…interesting…story details.
The movie stars Arnold Schwarzenegger in his usual T-800 role, Jason Clarke (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes) as John Connor, Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) as Sarah Connor, Jai Courtney (Live Free or Die Hard) as Kyle Reese, and Matt Smith (Doctor Who) as a close ally of John’s. But while the characters are mostly the same, the characters’ backgrounds are not what we’re familiar with.
Continue reading for more info, and to check out EW’s pair of covers for the preview.
We all know a title says a lot about a film. It sets up the tone, anticipation, and it sometimes tells us something about the movie itself. But today’s title confirmation for the fifth Terminator film will have fans talking.
The film recently wrapped shooting, and to commemorate the occasion, star Arnold Schwarzenegger took to Instagram to celebrate by announcing the official title, which was once thought to be Terminator: Genesis. The actor posted a photo confirming that the movie will instead be titled Terminator: Genisys.
Jai Courtney, star of the Starz series Spartacus: Blood and Sand and the most recent Die Hard flick with Bruce Willis, has been chosen to play the role of Kyle Reese in the upcoming Terminator reboot.
The reboot is being planned as its own trilogy, with the first movie said to be titled Terminator: Genesis.
Courtney joins a cast that already features Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarkeas Sarah Connor, Zero Dark Thirty star Jason Clarkeas John Connor, and Arnold Schwarzenegger returning to one of the franchises that he’s best known for.