The Terminator (1984)

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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 lone warrior to safeguard Sarah. Can he stop the virtually indestructible killing machine?

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Movie Score: 7.3/10 from 4107 votes
Release Date: 1984-10-26
Status: Released
Run time: 108 min / 1:48
Production Studio : Orion Pictures, Pacific Western, Hemdale Film, Cinema 84, Euro Film Funding
Production Countries: United Kingdom, United States of America
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The Terminator Casts

Arnold Schwarzenegger
as The Terminator
Michael Biehn
as Kyle Reese
Linda Hamilton
as Sarah Connor
Paul Winfield
as Lieutenant Ed Traxler
Lance Henriksen
as Detective Vukovich
Bess Motta
as Ginger Ventura
Earl Boen
as Dr. Peter Silberman
Rick Rossovich
as Matt Buchanan
Bill Paxton
as Punk Leader
Brian Thompson
as Punk
Franco Columbu
as Future Terminator
Dick Miller
as Pawnshop Clerk
Joe Farago
as TV Anchorman
Shawn Schepps
as Nancy
Bruce M. Kerner
as Desk Sergeant
Brad Rearden
as Punk
William Wisher Jr.
as Policeman
Ken Fritz
as Policeman
Hettie Lynne Hurtes
as TV Anchorwoman
Philip Gordon
as Mexican Boy
Stan Yale
as Derelict
Leslie Morris
as Customer
Hugh Farrington
as Customer
Harriet Medin
as Customer
James Ralston
as Customer
Wayne Stone
as Tanker Driver
John E. Bristol
as Phone Booth Man
Patrick Pinney
as Bar Customer
Greg Robbins
as Motel Customer
Marianne Muellerleile
as Wrong Sarah
Marian Green
as Dancer shot by the Terminator (uncredited)
J. Randolph Harrison
as Policeman (uncredited)
Darrell Mapson
as Bar Patron at Pay Phone with Sarah (uncredited)

The Terminator Crew

Production Gale Anne Hurd Producer
Writing Gale Anne Hurd Writer
Editing Mark Goldblatt Editor
Directing James Cameron Director
Writing James Cameron Writer
Writing William Wisher Jr. Dialogue
Production Derek Gibson Executive Producer
Production John Daly Executive Producer
Sound Brad Fiedel Original Music Composer
Camera Adam Greenberg Director of Photography
Production Stanzi Stokes Casting
Costume & Make-Up Jeff Dawn Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Deborah Everton Costume Supervisor
Crew Harlan Ellison Thanks
Art George Costello Art Direction
Crew Glenn R. Wilder Stunts
Sound David J. Hudson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Mel Metcalfe Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Terry Porter Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Camera Joyce Rudolph Still Photographer
Crew Ernest D. Farino Special Effects Coordinator
Crew Jean-Paul Ouellette Second Unit
Crew Brian Wade Makeup Effects
Art Shay Austin Assistant Art Director
Art Maria Caso Set Decoration
Crew Donna Smith Post Production Supervisor
Production Greg Robbins Casting
Crew Frank Orsatti Stunts
Production Bruce M. Kerner Executive In Charge Of Production
Visual Effects Bob Williams Mechanical & Creature Designer
Sound David Campling Supervising Sound Editor
Costume & Make-Up Kyle Sweet Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Hilary Wright Costume Design
Crew Tommy Estridge Property Master
Crew Amy McGary Scenic Artist
Crew Kristen McGary Scenic Artist
Art Gary Schoeneck Leadman
Sound Ken Brocious Boom Operator
Sound Gordon Daniel Foley
Sound John Post Foley
Crew Ken Fritz Stunt Coordinator
Lighting Dennis Bishop Gaffer
Lighting Tim Morton Best Boy Electric
Sound Emilie Robertson Music Editor
Crew Wayne Stone Transportation Coordinator
Crew Wayne Nelson Transportation Captain
Directing Brenda Weisman Script Supervisor
Production Joseph A. Liuzzi Location Manager
Sound Gabriel Guy Sound
Costume & Make-Up Peter Tothpal Hairstylist
Editing Lorna Anderson First Assistant Editor
Crew Marian Green Stunts
Sound Gilbert D. Marchant Sound Effects Editor
Sound Robert Randles Music Supervisor
Directing Betsy Magruder Assistant Director