The First Terminator Genisys Footage Is Unnerving And Badass

The Terminator: Genisys trailer is coming tomorrow, and to get us ready, we've been given a quick but intense glimpse of what's to come. Check out the trailer teaser for the anticipated sci-fi film here...

He is back.

He certainly is. Jumping ahead to the last glimpse featured in the above video, we get a peek at Arnold Schwarzenegger in one of his most iconic roles. He's staring at his arm...


The teaser also gives us a peek at what appears to be a T-1000, hitching a ride on a cop car...


And this looks like a look at the apocalypse from afar...


Finally, there's this bit of futuristic looking technology...


The lightning makes me think we're seeing time travel here. You can see people up near whatever's happening, and more onlookers over on the left.

We learned some details about the plot, and we know that the movie stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke, Jai Courtney, Matt Smith, Byung-hun Lee, and J.K. Simmons. I expect we'll have much more to go on when the full trailer for the anticipated Terminator followup arrives tomorrow. In the meantime, check out the teasy motion poster here, and enjoy the countdown to the trailer that's set up over at

Terminator: Genisys arrives in theaters July 1, 2015.

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