The Terminator

Hemdale Film

Hemdale Film

As a self-styled “GeekyNerdyGirl,” I am ashamed to admit that it has taken me nearly 30 years to see the original Terminator film. To be fair, it came out the year before I was born and it would have taken me some time to grow into the science fiction thriller anyway, but I really have no excuse for the last 15 years or so.

While I have always been aware that not watching the movie was a geekynerdy cardinal sin I needed to correct at some point, I’ve been feeling even more pressure to check it out lately, what with the impending release of Terminator: Genisis and all – which appears to take the plot from James Cameron’s 1984 film and turns it on its head. Luckily for me, The Terminator was airing on the Sundance Channel the other night, so I was finally able to cross it off my list!  Read More