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terminator

(tûr′mə-nā′tər)
n.
A sequence of nucleotides that signals the end of transcription or translation and the completion of the synthesis of a nucleic acid or protein molecule.
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John threatens to kill Kyle and Sarah if they defy him -- but Sarah is his mother and Kyle, as fans of The Terminator know, is his father; what's more, they haven't yet conceived him (despite Arnie constantly urging them to "mate"), so how could he kill them without also killing himself?
Patrick Lussier and Laeta Kalogridis - a friend of Terminator creator James Cameron - have been hired to write the script.
There are nods to the previous instalments such as when young Kyle tells Marcus, "Come with me if you want to live", perfectly echoing words to Sarah Connor in The Terminator, or the snippets of her cassette journals, seemingly voiced by Linda Hamilton.
Set in 2018, this is effectively a prequel to the events that happened in the first movie when Kyle Reece was sent back from the future to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor from the original Terminator played by Arnie.
Moving on from playing Checkov in the recent Star Trek remake, Anton Yelchin plays Kyle Reese, the man who was originally sent back in time in The Terminator to protect Sarah Connor and (father) her then unborn child.
The latest chapter of the Terminator films, directed by Charlie's Angels film-maker Joseph Nichol, known in Hollywood as McG, took viewers into a world shown only through fearful glimpses in the past three movies - Earth in the wake of a nuclear holocaust.
BOLD, noisy and intermittently exciting, Terminator Salvation is an action-packed sci-fi adventure
The Warner Brothers Pictures film is set in post-apocalyptic 2018 with John Connor (Christian Bale) as the man fated to lead the human resistance against Skynet and its army of Terminators.
Lucy Sharratt, coordinator of the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network believes that "Monstanto's purchase of terminator is a nightmare scenario for the world's farmers.
The draft text seeking to introduce the term on a case-by-case basis to permit experimentation with terminator seeds was unanimously rejected", according to Francisca Rodriguez of Via Campesina Brazil, the Brazilian branch of the international peasant organisation.
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Robots and other sentient technology have a long genealogy in Hollywood, beginning with Fritz Lang's Metropolis in 1927 and running through Ridley Scott's noir-ish Blade Runner and James Cameron's and the Wachowski brothers' respective Terminator and Matrix franchises.