Hasta the vista, baby

Hasta the vista , baby is acult phraseassociated with the character played byArnold Schwarzeneggerin thesci-fi movie Terminator 2: The Last Judgment .


The phrase ” Hasta la vista ” is a Spanish phrase that can be translated literally by goodbye or revelation .

The phrase associated with the word baby in the expression Hasta la vista , baby , is used in Looking for a New Love by Jody Watley , popular success in 1987 1 . It is also used in 1988 in the song Wild Thing  (en) of Tone Loc .

Its use in Terminator 2: The Last Judgment turned it into a cult phrase and immortalized it around the world.

This phrase was used as electoral argument by Arnold Schwarzenegger during his election campaign, on his election as Governor of the State of California 2 .

Terminator 2: Judgment 

La vista Hasta , baby became a famous phrase after using it in 1991, in the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day , written by James Cameron and William Wisher Jr. . It is delivered during an exchange between John Connor , played by Edward Furlong and the T-800 , starring Arnold Schwarzenegger .

The cyborg uses the expression again before firing and breaking the T-1000 while the T-1000 is frozen.

In the Spanish version of the film, the sentence is replaced by the expression Sayonara , baby to preserve his humorous for Spanish speakers 3 .

Notes and references

  1. ↑ “Hasta the vista, baby”, The Phrase Finder [ archive ] .
  2. ↑ Roger Gérard Schwartzenberg, the spectacle State 2: political, casting and media EDI8 – Plon, 2011  [ archive ] .
  3. ↑ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0103064/trivia?item=tr0757949  [ archive ]
  • In ) This article is partially or entirely from the Wikipedia article in English entitled ” Hasta la vista, baby ” ( see the list of authors ) .

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