When the co-owner of Legacy Effects and a disciple of Stan Winston, John Rosengrant first broke down the story elements of “Terminator Genisys” in the aspect of pratical effect needs, there was a section that caught his eye. It was when the Guardian Terminator and Sarah Connor were lugging around a young, deactivated Arnold T-800 Terminator in a back of an armored car in 1984. Logic dictated to Rosengrant that the creation of this Terminator corpse would best be accomplished with practical effects, so John and his team took upon the task of building a prosthetic dummy of an 1984 Arnold Schwarzenegger. So how did Legacy effects accomplish such a seemingly insurmountable task?
While promoting his new documentary “Wonders Of The Sea 3D” at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, actor Arnold Schwarzenegger had a sit down with the good people at ScreenDaily and fielded some questions in regards to other upcoming projects that are in Arnold’s future. And according to the reporter, in that discussion the Austrian Terminator star revealed he recently met with James Cameron to discuss TERMINATOR 6!
Explained in our Trivia Volume 8, every fan knows that the “The Terminator” and “The Abyss” films both exist in the same universe. But did you know there are strong theories to suggest both Alien and Predator franchises also exists within the same Terminator universe?
At least once a month we receive an e-mail from someone in our Army of Terminator fans stating bodybuilder Calum von Moger should be cast as a Terminator. They are not suggesting he play any old Terminator. No, these fans are proposing that Moger be cast as the biggest Terminator of all, the T-800 Model 101 made famous by actor Arnold Schwarzenegger!
This past March, when Skydance chief David Ellison revealed that a major announcement about the Terminator franchise was coming in 2017, fans were elated. At that point, “Terminator 6” news had already broke that James Cameron would be involved (which Cameron confirmed), and we later learned that Arnold Schwarzenegger expected to be involved as well. Actually, the only thing remaining to be confirmed (other than the nature of the movie itelf and the distributor) is the announcement that Tim Miller will be directing “Terminator 6”.
Did you happen to miss some or all of our latest TERMINATOR TRIVIA postings on our Facebook Page? Well don’t fret, we’ve collected all of these tasty Terminator tidbits into a single volume that you can read here! And who knows, even the most die-hard Terminator Fans might just learn something new about the franchise we all hold near and dear to our hearts!
When the news broke two days ago (reported here) that actor Arnold Schwarzenegger revealed he would be back for “Terminator 6”, some Terminator fans were understandably suspicious. Arnold Schwarzenegger has a track record of optimism (sometimes against all odds) and never seems to say “no” to what the fans want to hear. We even wrote an article about it a year ago titled “TERMINATOR 6 : When Schwarzenegger talks, sometimes listen.”. Well this time, we feel fans should definitely listen.
He’ll be back Terminator fans! While promoting his new film “Aftermath” that is opening in theaters and video on demand this weekend, actor Arnold Schwarzenegger dropped a big bombshell in a recent interview when he revealed he will be back for “Terminator 6”. Boom!
He’s back and looking glorious! DAMTOYS has just announced a new authorized 1/4th T-800 scale figure to their Classic Series line! Timed with this year’s anticipated release of “Terminator 2: Judgment Day 3D”, this new Model 101 premium statue will have you saying “Wait here, I’ll be back” to your collectible shelf again and again.
A couple of days ago, news broke that actor Arnold Schwarzenegger was reportedly considering reentering the political arena by running for a U.S. Senate seat in 2018. Well it took two days, but Arnold finally released a statement pubically to address all this speculation.