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City Of & Robocop?

Discussion in 'Season 1' started by Vilmundur1997, Aug 22, 2015.

  1. Vilmundur1997

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    Or does that scene in City Of, where Angel pushes Russell out of the widow, making him fall down until he burns alive look very similar to the ending of Robocop?
     
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    Well, yeah. Although Dick Jones wasn't sitting in a chair when he went through the window. I think Whedon is well known for referencing old movies and TV shows - imitation is the highest form of flattery and all that.
     
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    No Robocop mention then. LOL @ Mortal Kombat.
     
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    I loved that scene. Russell was so smug. He deserved being pushed out of that window.
    And yes, it does look similar to that Robocop scene.

    And for the record, I LOVED ED-209!! I own the dvd and continually play the scene where he malfunctions. :D
     
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    Yeah its hot:p By the way I own it on Video so I win:D
     
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    He also asks if he can fly, which is in another scene in Robocop. I thought the reference was quite overt.
     
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    Video? What is that? :p