Go Back   SOCNET: The Special Operations Community Network > General Topics > Movies and TV

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #21  
Old 24 May 2018, 08:53
Streck-Fu's Avatar
Streck-Fu Streck-Fu is offline
Confirmed User
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Indianapolis
Posts: 1,652
Quote:
Originally Posted by leopardprey View Post
In my city, a punk gangbanger thug just got off scott free, for murdering a elementary art school teacher, due to a technicality. And then makes a you tube rap video celebrating killing her and getting off. I kid you not. People are fed up.
Was that here in Indy?
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 24 May 2018, 10:41
leopardprey's Avatar
leopardprey leopardprey is online now
Been There Done That
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Indiana
Posts: 11,092
Lafayette.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
"Look Sharp, Act Sharp, Be Sharp - But don't cut yourself!"
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 24 May 2018, 11:27
Spinner's Avatar
Spinner Spinner is offline
Pele's Bucket of Fire?...never heard of it
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 12,662
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cujo View Post
So did a young Lawrence Fishburne. His death was by far the most gruesome...
Like Bill Paxton in the original Terminator, I believe he was the first one killed in the movie.

I'll eventually see this new Death Wish, if only to commemorate Die Hard, which came out 30 years ago this July. It's the last movie I really looked forward to going to.
__________________
"This is supposed to be a happy occasion! Let's not bicker and argue over who killed who!"
Reply With Quote
  #24  
Old 27 May 2018, 22:12
Remington Raider's Avatar
Remington Raider Remington Raider is offline
True Origin Not Known
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: peanut gallery
Posts: 1,997
Aw fock you

Quote:
Originally Posted by Massgrunt View Post
“No sir, Mayor Daley no longer dines here. He’s dead.
Daley the elder STILL votes democrat in EVERY election. After all, it is STILL Chicago. Just sayin'.
__________________
Wolves and alligators should be cross-bred to make wolfagators that will be silent and fast, and we'll never have to hear from those people, they will just be wolfagator shit.
-Eltrane

Are you fucking serious? That's the most ridiculous thing I've heard all week...and I'm at a senior staff planning conference, so, the bar has been set pretty high. You should be proud. - Gavin
Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 28 May 2018, 11:40
The Fat Guy's Avatar
The Fat Guy The Fat Guy is online now
The Sagacious One
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Pushing string down the hall
Posts: 13,643
I watched it last night. Another entertaining Bruce Willis movie. I try not to read too much into movies I watch.
__________________
No one will take better care of us, than us: Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
Reply With Quote
  #26  
Old 7 June 2018, 20:14
CAVmedic CAVmedic is offline
Confirmed User
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Mid West
Posts: 1,077
Just came out on RedBox Tues. My boys loved it, I give it 3 stars.

Experienced star cast, decent acting but the story-line was too phony for a big budget film like that. Bruce Willis, the DEA agent from Breaking Bad, plus Vincent D'Onofrio and apparently there's only 2 homicide investigators in Chicago... Could have benefited from more Chicago like villains and more tie in with the original homicide investigation. Who would have thought Lethal Weapon had a more realistic investigative vibe.
Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 8 June 2018, 09:00
Doc P's Avatar
Doc P Doc P is offline
Fan ar an gcosán
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Virginia
Posts: 1,068
Fun movie. Elisabeth Shue has aged very well.
__________________
Inspect what you expect
Reply With Quote
  #28  
Old 8 June 2018, 20:24
Massgrunt's Avatar
Massgrunt Massgrunt is offline
Policeman Officer
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Day shift.
Posts: 12,013
Quote:
Originally Posted by Doc P View Post
Fun movie. Elisabeth Shue has aged very well.
Hmmm now I'm interested.
__________________
"The real problem was being able to stick it out, to sit in an office under the orders of a wee man in a dark gray suit and look out of the window and recall the bush country, the waving palms, the smell of sweat and cordite, the grunts of the men hauling jeeps over the river crossings, the copper-tasting fears just before the attack, and the wild, cruel joy of being alive afterward. To remember, and then go back to the ledgers and the commuter train, that was impossible. He knew he would eat his heart out if it ever came to that."

- "The Dogs of War" by Frederick Forsyth
Reply With Quote
  #29  
Old 9 June 2018, 17:42
Spinner's Avatar
Spinner Spinner is offline
Pele's Bucket of Fire?...never heard of it
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 12,662
Her and Marisa Tomei must have been drinking the same water or something all these years.
__________________
"This is supposed to be a happy occasion! Let's not bicker and argue over who killed who!"
Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 11 June 2018, 08:41
billdawg's Avatar
billdawg billdawg is offline
Going cyclic!!
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Omaha,NE
Posts: 2,529
The wife and I rented it the other day. Good movie, some homage to the originals. The Chicago detectives, I thought played the part of jaded, world-weary cops pretty well.
I'd give it 3.5 out of 5 stars.
__________________
Be nice, until it's time to not be nice!
Reply With Quote
  #31  
Old 11 June 2018, 11:19
MikeC2W's Avatar
MikeC2W MikeC2W is offline
Cry havoc
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Ciudad Juarez
Posts: 12,536
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Fat Guy View Post
I watched it last night. Another entertaining Bruce Willis movie. I try not to read too much into movies I watch.
Yep, exactly. I was happily surprised and entertained.
__________________
Cco 1/75
RLTW


Two eyes from the east.
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 14 June 2018, 07:13
Headhunter1965 Headhunter1965 is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Tellico Plains, TN
Posts: 137
Quote:
Originally Posted by Doc P View Post
Fun movie. Elisabeth Shue has aged very well.
Always thought she was hot....
Reply With Quote
  #33  
Old 14 June 2018, 07:55
billdawg's Avatar
billdawg billdawg is offline
Going cyclic!!
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Omaha,NE
Posts: 2,529
Quote:
Originally Posted by Headhunter1965 View Post
Always thought she was hot....
true dat
__________________
Be nice, until it's time to not be nice!
Reply With Quote
  #34  
Old 14 June 2018, 08:11
1RiserSlip's Avatar
1RiserSlip 1RiserSlip is offline
Been There Done That
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: W. Slope of Big Sewell Mtn.
Posts: 3,700
I tried to watch it last night. I made it halfway through and fell asleep. Not that is was boring, I was just tired. Will finish it up tonight. I think Bruce Willis was the perfect guy for the part. He needs to learn how to hold that Glock though.
__________________
I won't be wronged. I won't be insulted. I won't be laid a hand on. I don't do these things to other people and I require the same from them.

John Wayne as J.B. Books in the Shootist
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Our new posting rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 22:41.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Socnet.com All Rights Reserved
SOCNET