band of his beret is CONNER. We push in until his eyes
fill frame, then...
FIRE. SLOW ROILING, ENORMOUS. FILLING FRAME. *
VOICE (SARA CONNER) * Skynet, the computer which controlled the *
Machines, sent two terminators back through * time. Their
mission: to destroy the leader of the * human Resistance... John
Conner. My son. *
The first terminator was programmed to strike * at me, in
image appears - obscure
at first, then becoming more solid. A vision.
He sees a house - a small, stone, one-story, u-shaped house.
The house has a flat, tile roof and an unusual, wooden rain
gutter, with windows outlined in black and a prayer flag in
the courtyard. A spotted dog is in front of the house,
barking, though we cannot hear him. The vision becomes
completely clear, for an instant - cle
officers, a small military band, fifty local
The Dugan family, Roderick and his mother, Captains Best
Roderick admires the troops in their splendid uniforms.
About this time, the United Kingdom
was in a state of great excitement
from the threat generally credited
of a French invasion. The noblemen
and people of condition in that and
all other parts of the k
your way. If you cant trust your friends, well, what then?
A series of fast-cut static scenes of empty streets.
This could have been any city: theyre all the same.
A rapid, swerving track along deserted streets and down narrow lanes and passageways. Accompanied by soundtrack and credits.
The track ends outside a solid, fashionable Edinburgh tenement.
INT. STAIRWELL - DAY
bandstand. He takes a solo on his saxophone.
Fred plays hot, hard, neo-bop. The BAND wails madly behind
him. The PATRONS explode onto the dance floor, making it a
wild scene. Fred Is a lion now, roaring away on his tenor,
driving everyone nuts.
INT. LUNA LOUNGE - LATER
After the band quits to take a break, FEMALE FANS come onto
Fred, but he moves away, refusing their attentions.