The Terminator Synopsis
Killer cyborg (Arnold Schwarzenegger) visits 1984 Los Angeles to alter history.
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For Children or Not

By nadeemstooges
Age 16-26 This movie should be rated R. Coarse language, violence, content and nudity. Plus suspense. Seventh and eight graders can watch but with strict parental guidance. Suitable for adults and...

Stay classy Mr. Al Bebock

By Dark Light
Love it or hate it, this movie was awesome for it's time. I still feel terror creeping up on me during certain sequences. If you haven't seen this movie, take advantage of the first opportunity to do...

Come with me if you want to see a Good Movie!

By roberson2013
When I discovered that this movie was released in 1984, I was mind blown. This looks like something that was made 20 years from now. It is to date, the only action movie with a 100% rotten tomatoes...

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The Terminator Movie Review

By Asianfreak
91 out of 100 The most excellent sci-fi action thriller ever!...

A classic.

By autofandango
Saw this in a theater for first time, and its strange comparing how much better this movie is than modern action flicks despite the relative lack of special FX....

My review

By ctc453
The action is great. Awesome storyline....

Great movie!

By Spider1978
Great movie, a must see for every single person on the planet earth....


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By ThatCooperGuy
Like the original Mad Max, the original Terminator may be limited by its lower budget, but James Cameron knows how to work around it and tried his best with what he had at the time. It's a great...

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Rated R
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Terrific sci-fi action, but too violent for some.
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