Cameron also revealed that actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, who starred in the original trilogy and 2015's Terminator
Genisys , would be involved in the new trilogy "to some extent", but the plan would be to introduce new characters to "pass the baton".
Playing the good-guy T-800 cyborg from Terminator
2: Judgment Day (with CGI glimpses of his ruthless killer from the first movie), he's now learned the rudiments of small talk -- "Nice to see you" -- and attempts a truly scary smile from time to time, but his hilarious stiltedness (which is also Arnie's beefy immobility) is still the film's trump card.
Schwarzenegger said: "I'm very happy that the studios want me to star as The Terminator
, which we start shooting in January.
Salvation plugs a few of the narrative holes from the first three films and explores the first wave of Skynet machines, including Harvesters which scoop up human prey and two-wheeled Moto-Terminators
which run down stragglers.
There's little to enthral except perhaps the transformer-like Harvester Terminator
, but even that's derivative.
Caught between any old sci-fi B movie and trying to forge links with its own increasingly uninteresting back story, the script is as clunky as The Terminator
was brilliantly pared down to its bare essentials.
Bale - talking about the first Terminator
film to be made in almost six years - said it is too soon to tell whether he will take on the role of Connor in any other movies.
There ain't much fun in this post-apocalyptic Earth as the rag-tag human resistance do their best to slug it out with variations on the Terminator
This is the fourth movie in a series of Terminator
films, which originally stared Arnold Schwarzenegger, the current governor of California.
If' the Terminators
attack like a school of piranhas, not even Tron's blazing sword could help it.
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