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Posted: 10/21/2004 1:08:46 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/21/2004 1:09:06 AM EDT by MoparMike]
I have the Soviet National Anthem going through my head at the moment. I think its a sign that I need to see The Hunt For Red October again.

Also, there is this weird voice saying "Schome thingsh in here don't react well to bulletsh." Odd.


Link Posted: 10/21/2004 1:15:15 AM EDT
I like Clancy's books. His movies....not so much.
Link Posted: 10/21/2004 1:17:49 AM EDT
I watched it earlier tonight.
Link Posted: 10/21/2004 1:23:46 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/21/2004 1:36:45 AM EDT by Hullabaloo]
I read the book and then I saw the movie. The movie is fucking shit and it even has that fuckwad Alec Baldwin in it. If you have a copy of that tape then burn it and pulverize the ashes with an electron accelerator and throw the remainder in a coal mine along with some dynamite for good measure. The director of that movie should be shot in the head and have a special place in history next to Hitler. Great book though.
Link Posted: 10/21/2004 1:24:08 AM EDT
i liked that movie.
Link Posted: 10/21/2004 1:31:30 AM EDT
Wierd, I just started reading The Hunt for Red October yesterday. Never saw the movie though.

I've read Rainbow Six and The Sum of All Fears, and loved every minute of it. I can safely say that Clancy is my favorite author.
Link Posted: 10/21/2004 1:45:45 AM EDT
Red October was the most close-to-the-book Clancy movie of any of them. And as much as I dispise Alec Baldwin, I thought he made a better Ryan than Harrison Ford. Why? Because I could never see Ford being a paper-pushing desk-jockey. Baldwin looks like a desk-jockey, and plays the part well. Ford, on the other hand, looks like he is going every where to do two things: chew bubblegum and kick ass. And he is perpetually without gum.

If anyone should be shot, its half the people responsible for Sum of All Fears. The only persons worth a damn was Ryan's girlfriend and DCI Cabot, Morgan Freeman.
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