The Hunger Games return with such a sequel twist that you can't believe writer Suzanne Collins didn't think of film when writing. Catching Fire builds up with all types of subversive messaging which is interesting but also brings into relief the limitations of the genre and film.
John Connor, now an adult, is once again visited by a terminator, called the T-X or Terminatrix (it is female in appearance). Another T-101 is sent back through time to protect John once again while Skynet is on the verge of becoming self-aware.
Arnold Schwarzenegger reportedly put up $1.9 million of his own money to make sure that the scene with the crane crashing through buildings remained intact.