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lagboyz_jfk Cotechino Level: 23 Posts: 69/92 EXP: 65528 For next: 2196 Since: 18.4.02 From: Chicago Since last post: 768 days Last activity: 768 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: 38970 For next: 3469 Since: 10.10.05 From: Johnstown, NY Since last post: 3551 days Last activity: 3533 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: 138 Posts: 2764/5583 EXP: 31246690 For next: 416370 Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 3 days # 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: 120 Posts: 2618/4022 EXP: 18933868 For next: 553359 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 54 days Last activity: 8 days # 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: 39389 For next: 3050 Since: 8.4.03 From: Bryn Mawr, PA Since last post: 3742 days Last activity: 3594 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: 136 Posts: 3333/5410 EXP: 29830187 For next: 266805 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 569 days Last activity: 117 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: 17737131 For next: 110817 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 1395 days Last activity: 1355 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: 180253 For next: 5112 Since: 10.2.03 Since last post: 421 days Last activity: 16 hours # 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 Knackwurst Level: 104 Posts: 798/2960 EXP: 11611826 For next: 250339 Since: 27.2.03 From: Parts Unknown Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 7 hours # 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: 99 Posts: 521/2649 EXP: 9761889 For next: 238146 Since: 11.5.03 From: Mount Pleasant, Pa. Since last post: 7 hours Last activity: 7 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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