Terminator: Genisys Movie

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The Terminator franchise launched in 1984 with Arnold Schwarzenegger as the title character and spanned three subsequent films, which have earned more than $1 billion at the worldwide box office.

Who's Involved:

Arnold Schwarzenegger, David Ellison, Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney, J.K. Simmons, Megan Ellison, Matt Smith, Laeta Kalogridis, Michael Gladis, Jason Clarke, Byung-hun Lee, Alan Taylor, Dayo Okeniyi, Patrick Lussier, Robert W. Cort, Paul Schwake, Sandrine Holt

Release Date:

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Nationwide

intense sequences of sci-fi violence and gunplay throughout, partial nudity and brief strong language
Runtime: 2 hrs, 5 m
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

When John Connor (Jason Clarke), leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney) back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke) and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline. Now, Sgt. Reese finds himself in a new and unfamiliar version of the past, where he is faced with unlikely allies, including the Guardian (Arnold Schwarzenegger), dangerous new enemies, and an unexpected new mission: To reset the future…

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Who stars in Terminator: Genisys: Cast List

... The Terminator

Conan the Barbarian, The Expendables 4  

... John Connor

The Great Gatsby, White House Down  

... Sarah Connor

The Amazing Maurice, Secret Invasion (series)  

G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Red 2  

... Kyle Reese

The Suicide Squad, The Divergent Series: Insurgent  


The Aviary  

Spider-Man: No Way Home, Zack Snyder's Justice League  

... Miles Dyson's Son

Run Sweetheart Run, Fresh  

Morbius, House of the Dragon (Series)  

Who's making Terminator: Genisys: Crew List

A look at the Terminator: Genisys behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Alan Taylor last directed The Many Saints of Newark and Thor: The Dark World. The film's writer Laeta Kalogridis last wrote Ghost in the Shell and Shutter Island.


Alan Taylor


Robert W. Cort
David Ellison

Production: What we know about Terminator: Genisys?

Key Facts

  1. Matt Smith will play a new character with a strong connection to John Connor.
  2. The project aims to be a continuation of the James Cameron classics.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2015 - June: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2014 - September: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2014 - April: The film was set to Production  status.

    Principal photography is officially underway in New Orleans.

  4. 2014 - April: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.
  5. 2013 - September: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    Alan Taylor is in talks to direct the rebooted Terminator film.

  6. 2011 - April: The film was set to Development  status.

    CAA is shopping the movie to several studios

  7. 2009 - November: The film was set to Concept  status.
  8. 2008 - December: The film was set to Development  status.

Terminator: Genisys Release Date: When was the film released?

Terminator: Genisys was a Nationwide release in 2015 on Wednesday, July 1, 2015. There were 2 other movies released on the same date, including Magic Mike XXL and Faith of Our Fathers.

Terminator: Genisys DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Terminator: Genisys was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 .

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