Released Date
October 26, 1984
Distributor
Orion Pictures
Genre
Action
Rating
R
Budget
$6,400,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$38,371,200 + $40,000,000 = $78,371,200
74

Arnold Schwarzenegger

as Terminator / T-800 Model 101

65

Linda Hamilton

as Sarah Connor

81

Lance Henriksen

as Hal Vukovich

65

Michael Biehn

as Kyle Reese

1939-2004

Paul Winfield

as Ed Traxler,

64

Rick Rossovich

as Matt Buchanan

76

Earl Boen

as Dr. Peter Silberman

About The Terminator

A human soldier is sent from 2029 to 1984 to stop an almost indestructible cyborg killing machine, sent from the same year, which has been programmed to execute a young woman whose unborn son is the key to humanity's future salvation.

About

James Cameron film about a cyborg who is sent back in time to kill the mother of the man who will lead humanity in a future war against machines. 

Trivia

The film grossed $78 million at the box office and spawned several sequels as well as a TV series and video games.