As filming for Terminator: Genisys is finally through, the promotional activity to excite fans about the movie and celebrate The Terminator's 30th anniversary, which is round the corner.
The Terminator Fans reported that a very special auction was underway at the Prop Store, and various iconic items used in the sci-fi series were up for grabs. The auction features not only costumes worn by Linda Hamilton, Robert Patrick, Kristanna Loken and Arnold Schwarzenegger, but also props like the steely demonic skull of T-800.
The 30th anniversary screening of The Terminator be taking place on October 15 at the Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles. The film's director James Cameron, and screenwriter Gale Anne Hurd will also be there for thescreening and a Q&A. Fans can buy tickets to the event which is priced at $25.
Terminator: Genisys, of the iconic franchise is being directed by Alan Taylor and Schwarzenegger is set to reprise his role as the iconic mean machine. Jai Courtney will be playing Kyle Reese, Jason Clarke will be portraying the part of John Connor, and Emilia Clarke will play Sarah Connor. Sandrine Holt (House of Cards) will be playing Detective Cheung, who will "arrest Kyle and Sarah when they arrive in 2017."
Genisys is being pitched as reboot and will kickstart a trilogy. It has been reported that Genisys will rewind to the first two films in the series and will move back and forth in the plot with the help of time travel scenes.
Another very interesting aspect of this film is the fact that the cyborg will age. Schwarzenegger revealed that the Terminator won't defy mortality for the very first time.
"The way that the character is written, it's a machine underneath," he said. "It's this metal skeleton. But above that is human flesh. And the Terminator's flesh ages, just like any other human being's flesh. Maybe not as fast. But it definitely ages."
Terminator 5 is scheduled to release in July 2015.
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