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    The Final Countdown: Dec 6, 1980

    "Watch what people are cynical about, and one can often discover what they lack. -- Gen. George S. Patton

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    Quote Originally Posted by voivod View Post
    Funny, that is my birthday. As well as Randy Rhoads too.

    I meant the date, not the year btw.
    Last edited by Dick Punch; 06.23.09 at 08:40 PM. Reason: error

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    Great movie... Damn, it's been a long time since I've seen that one...
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    Great movie!!
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    And thats about what its worth.

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    I was thinking this, when i saw this thread:

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    Lasky: [a captured Japanese prisoner is holding a captive and is demanding access to a radio] Why don't you tell him what's going on here, Commander? You're an expert on what's gonna happen tomorrow; tell him about it, for God's sakes. Go on, tell him! We got nothing to lose!
    Captain Yelland: [Owens looks at Yelland, who nods] Go ahead, tell him.
    Commander Richard Owens: [hesitates, then looks directly at the Japanese prisoner] 26 November, six carriers left the Kuril Isles north of Japan. The carriers were the Akagi, Kaga, Shokaku, Zuikaku, Hiryu, Soryu. Tomorrow at dawn, these carriers will send 353 planes to attack Pearl Harbor.
    Senator Chapman: [staring, stunned] How in the hell do you know all that?
    Commander Richard Owens: Your code is "Climb Mount Niitaka." Niitakayama nobore!
    [the Japanese prisoner, looking horrified, slowly lowers the gun and is shot to death by security crew]
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    Quote Originally Posted by Little Dreamer View Post
    I was thinking this, when i saw this thread:

    Hmmm...I immediately thought of this version.

    "The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man."
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    I remember one of my teachers showing us this movie back in middle school.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post
    Hmmm...I immediately thought of this version.

    Oh.......my............God................

    You thought the original was bad.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Menlow View Post
    I remember one of my teachers showing us this movie back in middle school.
    Edit: Never mind. I can't add worth a crap. Initially, I figured that because we are only 9 years apart, you would have been in grade school. Then I thought of VHS releases.
    Last edited by chefcraig; 06.24.09 at 07:21 AM.
    "The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man."
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    I love that movie. Especially the scene where the F-14 buzz the Zeroes. Those Japanense pilots are all WTF!!!

    I couldn't find a screen cap of the dogfight, but here's another.
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    Great flick!! We actually had to watch this movie and "Top Gun" in Navy boot camp in 87, supposedly to give us an idea about carrier operations. I think the real reason we had to watch it was to give the instructors a sleep break, but it beat the hell out of running around in the August heat in Orlando.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post
    Hmmm...I immediately thought of this version.

    Jesus that was fucking awful!!! And is that pallets holding up the stage?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Viking View Post
    Jesus that was fucking awful!!! And is that pallets holding up the stage?
    Apparently they make a nifty drum riser as well. You have to love the "instrumental" section, beginning with the splendid drum fill at the 2:00 mark.
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    Is the keyboard riff a cell phone ringtone? Its either that or a Casio
    "Look, I'll pay you for it, what the f**k?!"

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