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lagboyz_jfk Cotechino Level: 23 Posts: 69/92 EXP: 67113 For next: 611 Since: 18.4.02 From: Chicago Since last post: 1038 days Last activity: 1038 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: 40191 For next: 2248 Since: 10.10.05 From: Johnstown, NY Since last post: 3821 days Last activity: 3803 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: 139 Posts: 2764/5617 EXP: 32282469 For next: 185058 Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 8 days Last activity: 4 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: 2618/4023 EXP: 19399507 For next: 87720 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 153 days Last activity: 2 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: 40407 For next: 2032 Since: 8.4.03 From: Bryn Mawr, PA Since last post: 4012 days Last activity: 3864 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: 137 Posts: 3333/5410 EXP: 30538458 For next: 334475 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 839 days Last activity: 259 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: 118 Posts: 1326/3844 EXP: 18164356 For next: 218612 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 1665 days Last activity: 1625 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: 184860 For next: 505 Since: 10.2.03 Since last post: 692 days Last activity: 110 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 Knackwurst Level: 106 Posts: 798/3044 EXP: 12420103 For next: 251881 Since: 27.2.03 From: Parts Unknown Since last post: 1 day 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: 100 Posts: 521/2707 EXP: 10346425 For next: 8007 Since: 11.5.03 From: Mount Pleasant, Pa. Since last post: 9 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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