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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 l

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1984-10-26

Runtime 108 minutes

Budget $6.4m

Revenue $78m

Ratings

TMDB 7.6

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beadzombie shared a tip "Classic."

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regina1026 shared a tip "Not as good as terminator 2 but still a good movie. It gave the series its start and is important to the story line."

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robyn_markow shared a tip "Sarah Connor?😉"

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michael_claussen shared a tip "I’ll be Back!"

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jason_morrison_7743 shared a tip "Originals are often best."

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erykah_greenwood shared a tip "No problem! It's a good movie."

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jen_mitchell_4638 shared a tip ""I'll be back" #quote. Overdone, I know, but still a classic!"

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nicole_graham_-_mor shared a tip "Classic must see. Terminator 2 and the most recent one are the best. Just like Aliens"

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travismartin shared a tip "Best of the Terminator movies far and away"

jeff_lavender shared a tip "One of the best action movies."

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david_ray_5427 shared a tip "James Cameron can be over the top and a bit of a martyr for his art, but his earlier stuff is more gritty and real."

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ian_w_9463 shared a tip "I loved everything about the movie I love the scene in the police station"

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imani_gibbs shared a tip "I got a few favorite parts"

reece_satter shared a tip "Fun, Violent Action Movie"

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shayne_mcneill_2087 shared a tip "The 2nd one has so much nostalgia for me. In 5th grade, every birthday we watched T2 but the 1st one is great too"

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cristian_nieto-mora shared a tip "Classic action sci fi banger"

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debra_b. shared a tip "A classic."

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thomas_jimison shared a tip "The first one"

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gary_rue shared a tip "It was ahead of its time and suspenseful."

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mark_wilkinson_7261 shared a tip "Absolutely"

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sue_wagner_1601 shared a tip "Yes my favorite is the first"

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levy_stephen shared a tip "Well my favorite movie in that series is Terminator 2. It was done so long ago but actually holds up well."

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victoria_wine shared a tip "Wow. I didn't realize these showed up here lol. Probably the end, when she kills him."

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yvan_menard shared a tip "Who hasn't seen this? One of the best action movies ever."

scott_garner_7381 shared a tip "I like the scenes with the kid and his mom and the kid and the Terminator"

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mark_pelini shared a tip "Classic. It's aged but still one of the most iconic movies"

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f_uck_u shared a tip "That one part when terminator shot a guy was pretty cool. Also boobs"

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angel33 shared a tip "Cool ! Principio me atrapo su colección 👍🍿😇🌛"

anna_roe shared a tip "I loved the movie. Its full of action. There is never a boring moment."

charles_crawford shared a tip "ClassicSci-Fi"

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jose_mazariegos_4340 shared a tip "First one! Brilliant plot and action scenes with very little CGI"

jesse_martin shared a tip "Cop station ?"

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jarrett_bryant shared a tip "I agree. The sequel was also very good, but the 1st one was hard to top."

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rebecca_colona_lafleur shared a tip "So many! Probably the night club where Sarah first meets Reese. You?"

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emily_koeppel shared a tip "When the Terminator stole the clothes of the gangsters."

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mike_noble shared a tip "Several to say the least. Action pack from beginning to end. Have to love all of the timeless catchphrases."

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derek_ketchum shared a tip "Its always hard to beat the original!"

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rolanda_ridley shared a tip "Everything."

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roland_broughton shared a tip "Little bit"

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isabella_g_6702 shared a tip "I mean come on, Arnold Schwarzenegger, total classic"

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quintella_smith shared a tip "This is my **** love all of the Terminators"

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zitro_12 shared a tip "Cameron always has a vision for his movies not always good but consistently interesting"

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alain_de_la_vega_diaz shared a tip "Yes. The first is the best!"

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michael_morgan_207 shared a tip "First and second are equals for me. Both fantastic."

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kimberly_wall shared a tip "Probably the scene at Cyberdyne or the fight at the industrial plant"

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mandy_kerfoot shared a tip "I think the first one. Last one was ok... but i didn't love how Linda looked playing such a bad ass. Yours?"

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nicole_kegler shared a tip "I don't have one! Loved the entire movie."

elena_7276 shared a tip "My favorite part was the whole movie 😆"

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levi_jackson_1674 shared a tip "It's 80's ACTION!"

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shelly_capps shared a tip "One of my favorite love stories.. yes I said "love stories" gets me in the feels everytime."

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phaneendhar_reddy shared a tip "Good classic"

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lauren_goik shared a tip "I watch it every time it's on TV!"

luis_f_cruz_ shared a tip "Can’t go wrong with the original"

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mike_solis shared a tip "CSM-101 FOREVER..."

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mike_solis shared a tip "Your clothes give them to me..."

gloria_lowery shared a tip "Back in the day, Arnold was the Man.... Still worth the watch"

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f_k shared a tip "Early movie (and originator of franchise) based loosely on dangers of AI."

bob_bird shared a tip "I believe there’s too many to name... not the best acted movie but so much fun throughout."

bob_bird shared a tip "Any thoughts?"

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frank_botta shared a tip "You?"

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shawana_henderlite shared a tip "I liked the 3rd one. It was awesome!"

remy_das shared a tip "Me too... I love watching Arnold😊😊"

sonu shared a tip "Second one"

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deleted_user_1608956741849 shared a tip "The whole movie is awesome"

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gail_morrison shared a tip "Thanks! Yes I remember it well. As far as a favorite part? Hmmm.... All of it! Must say though the second movie was better...."

robert_usack shared a tip "Me too"

mary_osullivan shared a tip "I did not recommend this movie."

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fernando_lopez_4128 shared a tip "I like end where the Terminator was fighting in the factory"

mike_thompson_2244 shared a tip ""you just can't go around killing people!....why?""

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benjamin_quinones shared a tip "Classic"

dan_3332 shared a tip "1st T. For sure"

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james_sweeney_7057 shared a tip "The whole movie is great. Great premise, great story. One of the best action movies ever."

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april_johnson_6467 shared a tip "When she crushes his head"

Jamie Whitters's profile image

jamie_whitters shared a tip "The first is the tops in my book, also."

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daniel_romero shared a tip "How would you like Arnold coming after you blasting and destroying everything in his way??"

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lawrence_cottone shared a tip "Great story"

Zachary Schroeder's profile image

zachary_schroeder shared a tip "Nowhere near as good as the second one, but a good sci-fi film for its time."

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