Or they can look like the helmeted pair of Peter Weller and Darth Vader whose characters in the RoboCop and Star Wars series were once human but given mechanical body parts to not only survive, but thrive.
Wiki goes on to say that cyborgs in fiction often play up a human contempt for over-dependence on technology, particularly when used for war, and when used in ways that threaten free will. Cyborgs are also often portrayed with physical or mental abilities far exceeding a human counterpart (military forms may have inbuilt weapons, among other things).
There have been some great representation of cyborgs on the big screen, such as the aforementioned, as well as the replicants from Blade Runner (1982), headed by Rutger Hauer’s Roy Batty, and the Borg from Star Trek: First Contact (1996).
But, there have been some shockers. of the worst …