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Postby Ray » Mon Mar 20, 2017 3:52 pm

https://uk.movies.yahoo.com/he-wont-be- ... 30653.html

He won't be back. The years have finally caught up with Arnie, he's not going to be involved with the next movie. Crying shame. His most Iconic role deserved a better send off than Genysis.

Here's hoping 'Terminator' with Tim Miller directing can do something new. But will people want to go see another Terminator film if the Arnie Bot, the face of the franchise isn't in it?
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Postby Gendo'sPapa » Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:09 pm

Eh. If they're doing another one they'll CG him into the story at some point.

They already CG'd Schwarzenneger into Terminator: Salvation & people went to see that film... kind've... it made more at the US box office than Genisys did. It still amazes me that a Terminator film didn't gross over $100 million at the US box office but that's just a sign of how truly dead this series is. But we're in the world of global cinema now so China gave it enough of a push for there to be at least one more.

We're a long ways from 2009 & if Logan could squeeze in full close ups of a CG Hugh Jackman into action scenes & no one ever realized that was a computer effect than I can't see why they won't be able to more effectively slap Arnold into another Terminator.

Be best if they don't let him speak otherwise it'll be another gross uncanny valley thing like that Peter Cushing zombie in Rogue One. And The Terminator works best when he keeps quiet.

Funny to realize the Baywatch movie is the film Paramount dropped into the opening slot left behind by the already set to go Terminator Genisys sequel. The Rock is easily the replacement for Arnold. I wonder what film they have put into the empty spot left behind by Terminator 7 (the producers were REALLY confident that trash heap Genisys was going to be a monster success)

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Postby Defectron » Tue Mar 21, 2017 11:44 pm

View Original PostGendo'sPapa wrote: It still amazes me that a Terminator film didn't gross over $100 million at the US box office but that's just a sign of how truly dead this series is. But we're in the world of global cinema now so China gave it enough of a push for there to be at least one more.


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Postby Bagheera » Sun May 21, 2017 1:27 am



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Postby Ray » Sun May 21, 2017 1:28 am

IT"S TIME TO STOP ARNOLD! IT'S TIME TO STOP!
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Postby Chuckman » Sun May 21, 2017 1:32 am

Maybe the next movie will be a slice of life comedy about Pops the Terminator enduring life in LA.
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Postby Ray » Sun May 21, 2017 1:38 am

I just hope this can send the Arnie Bot out on a high note. Cause Arnold's most Iconic role DESERVES a better send off than he's gotten in the last few movies.
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Postby Gendo'sPapa » Sun May 21, 2017 1:40 am

I'm pretty sure whatever is planned next is going to be a reboot. Making it the series third - or is it fourth? - reboot in a row. So Pops & his T-1000 powers won't be part of it.


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