Terminator: The Dark Years (A Future War Story)
- Published on: 4/6/2020
- Terminator: The Dark Years is a fan-edit/proof-of-concept for the complete story of Kyle Reese, John Connor, and the Resistance during the future war. (An extended version of my video Terminator: Relics)
Using repurposed footage from the entire franchise including films, tv shows, games, and even theme-park attractions, this is a story featuring Christian Bale, Linda Hamilton, Anton Yelchin, Michael Biehn, Edward Furlong, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Summer Glau, Brian Austin Green, Jason Clarke, MacKenzie Davis, and more surprises.
In this alternate future, all of the characters from the films and tv shows co-exist. The timeline keeps repeating and making minute changes. As the story unfolds, familiar moments play out in dramatically different ways. In this story, John and the resistance will have to defeat the T-800, T-1000, T-X, T-3000, Harvesters, Rev-9, and several others.
I've added blood to several scenes to return the series to its horror roots and give the film a bleak tone. I hope this edit instills an array of emotions, but most importantly, a sense of sadness.
The intention of this project is to create something nostalgic, yet new. I hope to appeal to every Terminator fan.
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CAUTION: Pressing Play Will Activate Skynet
(The goal of the video is to encourage producers to invest in a Terminator Film or TV Show that leans heavily into the horror genre...)
**THIS IS A NON-PROFIT VIDEO and is made purely for fun.
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Directed by: James Cameron (1 & 2), Jonathan Mostow (3), McG (4) Allan Taylor (5) Tim Miller (6)
Produced by: Gale Anne Hurd, James Cameron, Mario Kassar, Andrew G. Vajna, Hal Lieberman, Joel B. Michaels, Colin Wilson, Matthias Deyle, Jeffrey Silver, Derek Anderson, Moritz Borman, Victor Kubicek, David Ellison, Bill Carraro, Megan Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Shari Hanson, Laeta Kalgridis, Patrick Lussier, Paul Schwake, Jeanne Allgood, Chantal Deghali, Bruce Frankin, Steve Gaub, Peter Graves, Thomas Hayslip, Dan Lin, Joel Michaels, James Middleton, Anjalika Mathur Nigam, Randolph M. Paul, Jon Silk, Don Zepfel.
Written by: James Cameron, John Brancato, Michael Ferris, Tedi Sarafian, Patrick Lussier, and Laeta Kalgridis. William Wisher, Gale Anne Hurd, David Goyer, Justin Rhodes, Billy Ray, Josh Friedman, Charles. H. Eglee, Ashley Edward Miller, Zack Stentz, Natalie Chaidez, Ian Goldberg, John Wirth
Edited By: Mark Goldblatt, Richard A. Harris, Conrad Buff IV, Dody Dorn, Nicolas De Toth, Neil Travis, Roger Barton, Julian Clarke, Paul Karasick, Heather MacDougal, Scott Gamzon
Music by: Lorne Balfe, Marco Beltrami, Brad Fiedel, Danny Elfman, Junkie XL, Nine Inch Nails, Fear Factory, Robert Daspit, Chris Detyna, Bear McCreary, Terminator Theme covered by Ondrej Tvarozek
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