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She’ll Be Back: Linda Hamilton Returning to the Terminator Franchise For Planned Trilogy

After the franchise flop-fest culminating in Terminator: Genisys, James Cameron is returning to the Terminator franchise to oversee an all-new trilogy of films that would give a proper ending to the Humanity vs. Skynet conflict. We've now learned that another very important piece of the Terminator puzzle is returning. Ladies and Gentlemen, Linda HamiltonA.K.A. the OG Sarah Connoris back!

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You Wanna Talk “Male Hollywood Doing the Same Old Thing” James Cameron? OK, Let’s Talk

You've already heard about Patty Jenkins' response to James Cameron's criticism of Wonder Woman, but I'd really like to delve. Because looking closely at some of the things Cameron actually said about Jenkins' film, his own films, and "strong independent women," one realizes that Cameron is looking so closely into the mirror that it's obscuring what he sees.

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The 8 Best Fictional Weapons Wielded by Warrior Women

A.k.a. the bad-ass sci-fi and fantasy tools that we all wish we owned

In no particular order, here are my personal favorite weapons used by bad-ass women in genre fiction. Whether you're fighting a dragon or a zombie or a literal God, you have to bring the right tools, and these are the best I've seen wielded by ladies of fantasy and sci-fi.

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Our Post-Amazon Dystopia: We Cannot Hide From the Echo

I've always wanted to press a button and have a fresh bottle of laundry detergent appear on my doorstep. I can almost do that now, provided those buttons are the keys on my keyboard, but having an Amazon Dash Button affixed to my washing machine would save me so much time. I won't even have to decide what brand to choose; Amazon's decided that Tide should be my go-to. That's why I feel no reservations whatsoever about this branded $4.99 button, made especially for Amazon Prime Members.

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The Mary Sue Exclusive: Fandango Reveals Rachel Ignotofsky’s “Women Who Kick Ass” Poster

Some of our fave BAMFers.

Rachel Ignotofsky, the awesome artist whose Women in STEM series helped honor some oft-ignored lady scientists earlier this year, was commissioned by Fandango to create this piece for their movie-centric pop-up gallery at the Santa Monica Pier.

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Matt Smith Talks the Best Things About Terminator (Sarah Connor) and More About Genisys

With the release of the next Terminator installment only a week away, Matt Smith's character seems to be one of the only closely-guarded secrets left—seemingly the largest twist in the movie has already been given up for free in trailers. Smith isn't able to say much about himself in Terminator Genisys, but he can speculate on what makes the franchise so great: Sarah Connor.

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Emilia Clarke Shares Some Details of Her ‘Very Different’ Sarah Connor in Terminator Genisys

Go with her if you want to live!

Emilia Clarke discussed her role in the upcoming Terminator: Genisys as Sarah Connor in an interview with RadioTimes last Saturday. The role, originally portrayed by Linda Hamilton in 1984, will be both similar and different to the original.

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Sarah Connor Can’t Believe She Made the Sex With Kyle Reese in an Alternate Reality

"But... but... I'm supposed to save you."

Seriously, Kyle, would you just listen to the lady?

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Watch the Terminator: Genisys Paradox Trailer If You Want to Live

How many Terminators does it take to kill a Connor?

Look, when you're a fan of sci-fi time travel stories, you just learn to accept that paradoxes are like Schrödinger's cat. You go in knowing they're either going to try to explain it away or simply ignore it. Well, I guess there's actually a third option, when the story mentions paradoxes and then ignores how they work completely. Enter the Terminator franchise.

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[UPDATED] Watch the Terminator: Genisys Trailer NOW, SOLDIER!

I was skeptical. OH BUT I WAS SKEPTICAL. Now I'm all in. Where do I sign up?

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Get Ready For Your Meet Cute, Sarah Connor, Kyle Reese Has Been Cast For The Terminator Reboot

All this has happened before...

Terminator: Genesis has chosen its love interest for Emilia Clarke's Sarah Connor - Spartacus actor Jai Courtney

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Hello Kitty Asks, “Are You Sarah Connor?”

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Last year we posted a fantastic Hello Kitty/Star Trek Borg mash-up cake created for a special birthday girl's celebration. Laura from Star Cakes shared with us another Hello Kitty creation she made for the same girl this year. This time our fabulous cat is a Terminator! It even comes with a little Cyberdyne logo! I'll be back...I just need to go get some milk. Are you following The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google +?

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Someone Weird Is Rumored to Play John Connor In the Terminator Reboot

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That would be the Terminator reboot movie, not the Terminator reboot TV show. Though the two are related. Maybe someone else will play John Connor from a different timeline in the TV show? I can feel the time travel wrapping around my brain.

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A New Terminator Television Series Is On The Way & Will Intersect With The Film Reboot


Well this was unexpected. It's just been announced a new Terminator television series is being developed, a series which will tie-in to the upcoming reboot trilogy. They've got Thor and X-Men: First Class writers along for the ride but the premise has us both slightly worried and hopeful.

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Tatiana Maslany Joins Casting Search for Our Next Sarah Connor

Cautiously Optimistic

The Terminator reboot is determined to cast its Sarah Connor before it casts anyone else, and we can't really disagree with their choices. Then again, if it were up to us we'd probably start every audition by asking the actress "Are you Sarah Connor?" and observing her reaction.

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Daenerys Targaryan Might Play Sarah Connor In The Terminator Reboot


We're just going to pretend those are a bunch of Terminators standing behind Emilia Clarke, ready to do her bidding. Read on to find out which other actresses are testing for Sarah Connor as well as which actor from The Dark Knight Rises director Alan Taylor would like for John Connor.

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Not All Canceled Shows Are Prime For A Kickstarter Says Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles Creator

Nope. Still Not Happening.

This story is very relavent to my interests considering I just started a rewatch of Fox's Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles and have been re-lamenting its early demise. With the huge success of the Veronica Mars movie Kickstarter, everyone is wondering which fan-favorite will be next to get a new lease on life. Could TSCC be one of them? 

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Guillaume Singelin’s 80s Sci-Fi Heroes Leave Us Wanting More


More women to be exact. Though we are fans of the fellas from Blade Runner, The Thing, and more. Take a look at how French artist Guillaume Singelin interpreted some of our favorite sci-fi characters from the 80s. But yes, more all around please, these are cool. (via Not Our Division)

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