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Journal Article - "No Fate": The Unmaking of John Connor

But if there are gifts of prophesy, the time will come when they must fail.

  • Corinthians 13:8

A vast body of existing scholarship suggests that, since the dawn of cinema and in motion pictures of every genre, one does not have to look too far in order to find a reimagining of either Messianic figures or other key characters from Biblical prophecy. 921 more words

Studies Of Religion

The Shadow Men: The leaders who shaped the Australian Army from the Veldt to Vietnam

The Shadow Men
The leaders who shaped the Australian Army from the Veldt to Vietnam

Edited by Craig Stockings & John Connor

Published by New South… 199 more words

Military History Books

Chapter in Edited Collection: No Fate: James Cameron, Jesus and John Connor

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Growing from a B-Grade science fiction/horror film into one of the largest franchises in movie history, Terminator films boast a fan base which not only spans generations but is beloved worldwide by audiences of innumerable different cultures and backgrounds. 430 more words

Edited Collections

Whole Lotta Rosie

You have to ask – is there any hope?

I just appeared on the bridge at midnight – wait wait wait, there’s a verse there… 255 more words

Goose Freckles

The Terminator: more than killer robots

Man against machine. John Connor against Skynet.

Human beings have one goal as a species: progress. Science brings us good things. Machines make life easier. It’s just the best literary environment for the perfect antagonist: robots that kill humans. 2,097 more words

Genisys

Terminator Salvation Kyle Reese Theory

I loved Terminator Salvation, but I even I admit it had a lot of flaws, mostly because of constant rewrites and stuff. But the only thing that really bothered me was that Skynet seemed to know that Kyle Reese was John Connor’s father and was hunting him, yet when he captured him, he didn’t kill him. 237 more words