In the Year of Darkness, 2029, the rulers of this planet, the Skynet computer system, is fighting a losing battle against the men who built it. To exterminate the human race they devised the ultimate plan, they would reshape the Future by changing the Past. The plan required something that felt no pity. No pain. No fear. Something unstoppable. They created ‘THE TERMINATOR’
In his definitive role, Schwarzenegger plays this futuristic cyborg, which can pass for human and is nearly indestructible, who journeys back in time.
His mission is simple: he must terminate a woman named Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton) whose life will have a great significance in years to come. Unbeknownst to Sarah she is to be the mother of the future leader of the resistance movement in post holocaust America — without whom the human race have no future.