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Frozen in 1996, Simon Phoenix, a convicted crime lord, is revived for a parole hearing well into the 21st century. Revived into a society free from crime, Phoenix resumes his murderous rampage, and no one can stop him. John Spartan, the police officer who captured Phoenix in 1996, has also been cryogenically frozen, this time for a crime he did not commit. In 2032, the former cities of Los Angeles, San Diego and Santa Barbara have merged into peaceful, utopian San Angeles. Unable to stop him with their non-violent solutions, the police release Spartan to help recapture Phoenix. Now after 36 years, Spartan has to adapt himself to the future society he has no knowledge about. Written by
In the underground garage where John meets Edgar, the word "Lofazt" is seen scrawled on an overhead air duct. This is a Hungarian swear word (meaning "horse penis") that was famously spoken by Edward James Olmos in Blade Runner (1982), to Harrison Ford. See more »
The rip on the front of Spartan's shirt after he crashes the police car changes shape and size for many scenes afterwards. See more »
John Spartan, this display of barbaric behavior was unacceptable even in your time!
Yeah. But it worked.
When a man like Simon Pheonix pionts a gun at your head, 10 seconds is 9 1/2 seconds longer than you live.
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