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lagboyz_jfk Cotechino Level: 22 Posts: 69/89 EXP: 55578 For next: 2773 Since: 18.4.02 From: Chicago Since last post: 1156 days Last activity: 421 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: 33366 For next: 2411 Since: 10.10.05 From: Johnstown, NY Since last post: 2419 days Last activity: 2401 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: 131 Posts: 2764/5359 EXP: 26252231 For next: 172459 Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 5 hours # 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: 2618/3934 EXP: 16325308 For next: 486107 Since: 22.4.02 From: Connecticut Since last post: 20 days Last activity: 1 hour # 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: 34798 For next: 979 Since: 8.4.03 From: Bryn Mawr, PA Since last post: 2609 days Last activity: 2462 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: 3333/5392 EXP: 26522425 For next: 609579 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 5 days Last activity: 10 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: 15820088 For next: 489529 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 262 days Last activity: 223 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: 154313 For next: 11558 Since: 10.2.03 Since last post: 1647 days Last activity: 6 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 Boudin blanc Level: 91 Posts: 798/2348 EXP: 7255332 For next: 213609 Since: 27.2.03 From: Parts Unknown Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 19 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 Andouille Level: 88 Posts: 521/2197 EXP: 6507970 For next: 142720 Since: 11.5.03 From: Mount Pleasant, Pa. Since last post: 2 days 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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