Plot: A cyborg is sent from the future on a deadly mission. He has to kill Sarah Connor, a young woman whose life will have a great significance in years to come. Sarah has only one protector – Kyle Reese – also sent from the future. The Terminator uses his exceptional intelligence and strength to find Sarah, but is there any way to stop the seemingly indestructible cyborg ?

Rating: R

Directed By: James Cameron

Written By: James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd and William Wisher

Production: Hemdale Film, Cinema 84, Euro Film Funding, Pacific Western

In Theaters: October 26, 1984

Box Office: $38,400,000 (USA)

Budget: $6,400,000 (estimated)

Runtime: 1 hr. 48 mins.

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The Terminator – Arnold Schwarzenegger
Kyle Reese – Michael Biehn
Sarah Connor – Linda Hamilton
Lieutenant Ed Traxler – Paul Winfield
Detective Hal Vukovich – Lance Henriksen

Ginger Ventura – Bess Motta
Dr. Peter Silberman – Earl Boen
Matt Buchanan – Rick Rossovich
Nancy – Shawn Schepps