When I started watching these movies again a few weeks back, this might have been the one I really didn’t have any feelings about going into it. Mostly because I remember very little about it, probably because it’s been over 15 years since I saw it last. So, upon this rewatching of the movie, would it do enough right or wrong to elicit any kind of strong emotional reaction from me?
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Okay guys, I’ll be upfront with you about this one guys. I kind of like this movie. I always have. It’s a total departure from the rest of the franchise, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. I mean, sure it’s not a great movie but it’s entertaining enough and kind of a breath of fresh air after seeing so many other sequels/reboots just trying to ride too close to the wake left by what came before.
I saw this movie once before, and my prevailing memory of it was it making me angry, and I don’t get genuinely angry at movies very often. Coming back to it now, years later, my frustrations have cooled significantly. But that doesn’t mean Terminator Genisys isn’t still a bastardization of an iconic movie franchise that I’m not sure anyone really wanted.