The 50 Greatest Sneaker Moments In Movies

16. When Fighting A Terminator, Wear Nikes

Movie: The Terminator
Sneaker: Nike Vandal

When Kyle Reese is blasted back from the future without clothes in 'The Terminator' he knows he can't beat a murderous hitman android naked. So he robs a department store and takes some Nike Vandals from a bin that have an appropriately tech-noir colorway of black and silver. Seeing as this model never seemed targeted at basketball play, maybe saving mankind was its performance intent. Had Kyle set that dial to one year later, he could have robbed some Nike Terminators from a Georgetown player's kit bag.

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