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lagboyz_jfk Cotechino Level: 22 Posts: 69/90 EXP: 57319 For next: 1032 Since: 18.4.02 From: Chicago Since last post: 29 days Last activity: 29 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: 34032 For next: 1745 Since: 10.10.05 From: Johnstown, NY Since last post: 2544 days Last activity: 2526 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: 132 Posts: 2764/5387 EXP: 26825681 For next: 306323 Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 62 days Last activity: 7 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: 115 Posts: 2618/3940 EXP: 16595087 For next: 216328 Since: 22.4.02 From: Long Island Since last post: 12 days Last activity: 7 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: 19 Posts: 37/67 EXP: 35335 For next: 442 Since: 8.4.03 From: Bryn Mawr, PA Since last post: 2734 days Last activity: 2587 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: 132 Posts: 3333/5402 EXP: 26964838 For next: 167166 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 21 days Last activity: 12 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: 16043340 For next: 266277 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 387 days Last activity: 348 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: 75/180 EXP: 156662 For next: 9209 Since: 10.2.03 Since last post: 1772 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 92 Posts: 798/2404 EXP: 7631301 For next: 125666 Since: 27.2.03 From: Parts Unknown Since last post: 37 min. Last activity: 32 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 Andouille Level: 89 Posts: 521/2253 EXP: 6863518 For next: 52410 Since: 11.5.03 From: Mount Pleasant, Pa. Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 10 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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