Did you catch Daenerys' 'Terminator' moment in 'Game of Thrones'?
Dany didn’t speak the Terminator catchphrase Sunday night on Episode 6 of Game of Thrones, but did she really need to?
The outstretched hand pretty much says it for her.
Of course that’s Emilia Clarke in the 2015 sequel Terminator: Genisys, swooping in and saving the day from a relentless foe at our hero’s most desperate moment. Granted it’s a truck and not a dragon, but for the dozens of people who saw Genisys, it was a funny (and probably not intended) callback.
The Terminator franchise, which we know is really just a bunch of catchphrases stacked up in the shape of a metallic exoskeleton, is more deliberate. It hasn’t dared leave its precious chestnut of a quote, “Come with me if you want to live,” on the cutting room floor since its establishment in 1984. Read more…