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lagboyz_jfk Cotechino Level: 23 Posts: 69/91 EXP: 59053 For next: 8671 Since: 18.4.02 From: Chicago Since last post: 12 days Last activity: 12 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: 19 Posts: 8/71 EXP: 34661 For next: 1116 Since: 10.10.05 From: Johnstown, NY Since last post: 2665 days Last activity: 2647 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: 133 Posts: 2764/5387 EXP: 27175403 For next: 677337 Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 183 days Last activity: 21 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: 116 Posts: 2618/3948 EXP: 16867476 For next: 456669 Since: 22.4.02 From: Long Island Since last post: 14 days Last activity: 3 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: 35845 For next: 6594 Since: 8.4.03 From: Bryn Mawr, PA Since last post: 2855 days Last activity: 2708 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: 133 Posts: 3333/5405 EXP: 27338431 For next: 514309 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 6 hours Last activity: 4 hours
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: 114 Posts: 1326/3844 EXP: 16255783 For next: 53834 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 508 days Last activity: 469 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: 30 Posts: 75/182 EXP: 161550 For next: 4321 Since: 10.2.03 Since last post: 19 days Last activity: 3 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 Boudin blanc Level: 94 Posts: 798/2475 EXP: 8085918 For next: 270770 Since: 27.2.03 From: Parts Unknown Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 15 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 Boudin blanc Level: 90 Posts: 521/2301 EXP: 7187150 For next: 1486 Since: 11.5.03 From: Mount Pleasant, Pa. Since last post: 22 hours Last activity: 4 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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