Duran Duran’s 1982 hit “Hungry Like the Wolf” had been released for two years already when the first Terminator hit theaters, and yet somehow it’s taken 31 years for someone to realize that the two make for a decent match.
(Heads up: The video is NSFW only in the way that The Terminator movies are also NSFW, violence and nude Arnold Schwarzenegger and all.)
The artist known only as Bonecage wrote Terminator-specific lyrics for the song, and in case you’re worrying that he didn’t have a full appreciation for plot points to the James Cameron classic, let these sample lyrics put your fears to rest: “Sent back through time / Soon I’ll be terminating you / Mission on I’m on: / Eliminate John / Because I’m Cyborg 101.” It recalls the work of a young Weird Al Yankovic, in the sense that Yankovic also wrote new lyrics to popular songs.
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And in case you wondered why no one had ever written new, Better Call Saul-inspired lyrics to the Ghostbusters theme, rest assured that yes, that is a thing that also exists.