Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Terminator 2

Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in James Cameron’s Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), and we ask questions like: Is T2 a sequel or a remake? Does the precursor to a Terminator-like cyborg exist today? And, do Scott and Matt remember seeing Terminator 2 in the theater? Listen now to find out!

When a liquid metal robot from the future (Robert Patrick) travels through time to hunt down a future resistance leader, it’s up to the original Terminator (Arnold Schwarzenegger) to keep him safe. In this podcast episode, Scott Croco and Matt Janulewicz unhack Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991).

Episode Log:

  • Matt and Scott tell stories about seeing T2 in the theater
  • What was cast/crew doing between Terminator and T2?
  • Summary of Terminator 2’s story
  • General reaction
  • Sequel or remake?
  • Old school stunt work
  • L.A. shopping mall locations
  • John Connor hacks an ATM
  • Boston Dynamic’s Atlas robot
  • Liquid metal robots
  • Time travel mechanism makes sense?
  • Budget / Box Office results / critics’ reactions

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Episode 013 – Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) unhacked!
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