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Demolition Man (1993)

 
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PostPosted: Thu May 28, 2015 10:01 pm    Post subject: Demolition Man (1993) Reply with quote




This is the kind of movie I like -- a bold blend of comedy and action. Sylvester Stallone is a supercop who is wrongly blamed for causing the deaths of busload of hostages held by homicidal maniac Wesley Snipes.

They both end up cryogenically frozen by the near-future penal system, and when they're thawed out decades later, the world has become a strange place indeed. Crime has ceased to exist, and the citizens are like the offspring of Valley Girls who mated the Eloi men!

Rough-and-tough Sylvester and psychopathic Wesley are wolves among sheep -- which results in wild action and wicked comedy.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 03, 2015 6:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Fun show, especially the product placement and allusions to pop culture. Never understood how the sea shells worked, though.
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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The sea shells? Oh, those are easy to use! Let me explain.

You see, first you touch the one in the middle three times, then the one on the right two time, and finally the one on the left one time.

When you do that, you'll notice a very pleasant — damn, I'm sorry. I gotta run to the rest room! I'll finish my explanation when I get back. I promise. Very Happy

Meanwhile, enjoy the trailer.


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I see Wikipedia comments that "Some aspects of the film allude to Aldous Huxley's dystopian novel, Brave New World." As the mention earlier of the Eloi suggests, I'm more inclined to think of it as a kind of prequel to The Time Machine, with the surface-dwellers starting to go along the Eloi route, with the to-be-Morlocks below.

Any society where Sandra Bullock is the toughest cop on the force has to be a bit laid-back, to say the least. We are more than halfway to 2032 now...


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 12:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Custer wrote:
Any society where Sandra Bullock is the toughest cop on the force has to be a bit laid-back, to say the least.

She may not have been the toughest, but she was certainly the hottest! Wink


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 2:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That's true. I must confess a weakness for many of her movies... Very Happy

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 08, 2018 6:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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What this thread needs is a few more sexy pictures of Sandra Bullock.


I guess these will do . . .


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 08, 2018 7:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I always thought that this movie was a sort of homage to JUDGE DREDD.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sandra is a fine actress,good sense of humor,and a knockout.
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