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lagboyz_jfk Cotechino Level: 23 Posts: 69/92 EXP: 64090 For next: 3634 Since: 18.4.02 From: Chicago Since last post: 529 days Last activity: 529 days # 1 Posted on 12.10.05 2218.54 Reposted on: 12.10.12 2219.26 The Sylvester Stallone movie Demolition Man was on tv a few weeks ago, and I could've sworn I saw something freaky that's stayed in the back of my mind ever since. During one scene, a computer screen is shown with a list of cryo-prisoners' names on it. I'm not sure what scene; maybe it was just after Wesley Snipes kills some people to escape the prison. Anyway, I thought I saw this name on the list of cryo-prisoners: SCOTT PETERSON Can any W confirm this? If it wasn't there, then I'm high or blind, but if it was, then whoa, that is weird. Promote this thread!
Duo_Shinigami_1083 Linguica Level: 20 Posts: 8/71 EXP: 37855 For next: 4584 Since: 10.10.05 From: Johnstown, NY Since last post: 3312 days Last activity: 3294 days
Y!: # 2 Posted on 12.10.05 2255.00 Reposted on: 12.10.12 2255.28 I think that has to be coincidence, having seen the movie myself back on HBO.
ekedolphin Scrapple Level: 136 Posts: 2764/5523 EXP: 30081380 For next: 15612 Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 49 min. Last activity: 47 min. # 3 Posted on 13.10.05 0007.18 Reposted on: 13.10.12 0010.14 Interesting. Check out the very last sentence of its Wikipedia article. Haven't seen the movie before, but between that, the Taco Bell thing, and the Arnold Schwarzenegger Presidential Library, I'm definitely givin' this movie a look-see when I get the chance.
drjayphd Scrapple Moderator Level: 119 Posts: 2618/4015 EXP: 18469730 For next: 459616 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 11 days Last activity: 8 hours # 4 Posted on 13.10.05 0007.55 Reposted on: 13.10.12 0012.54 I'm siding with coincidence, as that's a fairly generic name. That it was the same spelling's just dumb luck.
Ukrainian Justice Linguica Level: 20 Posts: 37/67 EXP: 38465 For next: 3974 Since: 8.4.03 From: Bryn Mawr, PA Since last post: 3502 days Last activity: 3355 days # 5 Posted on 13.10.05 0024.04 Reposted on: 13.10.12 0024.40 Originally posted by drjayphd I'm siding with coincidence, as that's a fairly generic name. That it was the same spelling's just dumb luck. What's the other option besides coincidence? That the writer actually went into the future and came back with the name of a famous convict to subtly place in his script?
spf Scrapple Level: 135 Posts: 3333/5410 EXP: 29188011 For next: 147070 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 329 days Last activity: 154 days
AIM: # 6 Posted on 13.10.05 0032.13 Reposted on: 13.10.12 0036.48 What, didn't you know the screenwriters on this movie were Nostradamus, Edgar Cayce and Miss Cleo?
Mr. Boffo Scrapple Level: 117 Posts: 1326/3844 EXP: 17349646 For next: 498302 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 1155 days Last activity: 1116 days # 7 Posted on 13.10.05 0655.43 Reposted on: 13.10.12 0655.55 There's reference to it at http://urbanlegends.about.com/b/a/119925.htm , so you didn't imagine it. Originally posted by Ukranian Justice What's the other option besides coincidence? That the writer actually went into the future and came back with the name of a famous convict to subtly place in his script? Uh, no. Maybe the writer was friends with a Scott Peterson, or something. Maybe THE Scott Peterson. If so, then it's kind of freaky.
Alpha Dog Pickled pork Level: 31 Posts: 75/184 EXP: 176068 For next: 9297 Since: 10.2.03 Since last post: 182 days Last activity: 27 days # 8 Posted on 13.10.05 1518.01 Reposted on: 13.10.12 1518.07 Originally posted by Ukrainian Justice Originally posted by drjayphd I'm siding with coincidence, as that's a fairly generic name. That it was the same spelling's just dumb luck. What's the other option besides coincidence? That the writer actually went into the future and came back with the name of a famous convict to subtly place in his script? Or... said writer wanted to kill some lady someday, and started his targeting with the intent to frame this Peterson fellow for his patsy. (play ominous music) DUN DUN DUN Anyway, Demolition Man is a very overlooked film in my estimation, and in my estimation the best Stallone film without "Rocky" in the title. (Talk about damning something with faint praise) There's actually a pretty smart little movie in there beneath the then-mandatory Stallone posturing. (edited by Alpha Dog on 13.10.05 1329)
Tenken347 Banger Level: 102 Posts: 798/2868 EXP: 10816757 For next: 273248 Since: 27.2.03 From: Parts Unknown Since last post: 13 min. Last activity: 7 min. # 9 Posted on 13.10.05 1751.21 Reposted on: 13.10.12 1752.08 In my opinion, Demolition Man is probably Snipes best work.
Kevintripod Banger Level: 97 Posts: 521/2574 EXP: 9129369 For next: 187989 Since: 11.5.03 From: Mount Pleasant, Pa. Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 6 hours
AIM: # 10 Posted on 13.10.05 1758.22 Reposted on: 13.10.12 1759.01 >Anyway, Demolition Man is a very overlooked film in my estimation, and in my estimation the best Stallone film without "Rocky" in the title.< >In my opinion, Demolition Man is probably Snipes best work.< I readily agree with both statements.
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