February 27, 2024 2:03 am

James Cameron Says His 'Schwarzenegger Myopia' Caused Terminator: Dark Fate to Fail
James Cameron Says His 'Schwarzenegger Myopia' Caused Terminator: Dark Fate to Fail

James Cameron Says His ‘Schwarzenegger Myopia’ Caused Terminator: Dark Fate to Fail

The idea of James Cameron returning to produce Terminator: Dark Fate, as well as the return of original Terminator stars Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton, seemed to be the perfect way to continue the story after some lacklustre sequels. However, it was not the case and Terminator: Dark Fate became one of the biggest box office disasters of all time with a terminating $123 million loss. While discussing a number of topics with Deadline, James Cameron owned up to being a big part of the reason for the movie’s disappointing box office. He explained:

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​Terminator: Dark Fate effectively ended the Terminator franchise. James Cameron says his refusal to do it without Schwarzenegger was partly to blame. Read More