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    Default Best Sci-Fi Tournament - Semi Final I

    Terminator 2


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    I'm just nodding my head the whole time thinking "ok, stop now, please."

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    Blade Runner, of course.

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    I'm torn on this one. I think I have voted for Blade Runner in each round so far.

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    Blade runner over T2? Lol please... Blade who?
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    Terminator 2. Definitely liked it more than Blade Runner but, at the same time, I have a difficult time saying that it's the best sci-fi film ever.
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    Broad vs. Deep. As well as if it was planned that way. Not to suggest that T2 has no substance at all or that BR appeals only to the narrowest audience, but their greatest respective strengths are opposite. This is pop vs. cult.

    Also interesting about this match is the coincidence that they both feature androids. The cyborg showdown rolls on. lol

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    Blade Runner is an amazing film. I know it does not have all the CG effects of T2 but that makes it all the more impressive.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pathoftheturtle View Post
    Broad vs. Deep. As well as if it was planned that way. Not to suggest that T2 has no substance at all or that BR appeals only to the narrowest audience, but their greatest respective strengths are opposite. This is pop vs. cult.
    True. They are as different as two sci fi films can be. Makes this an interesting match up me thinks.

    Quote Originally Posted by racerx45 View Post
    Blade Runner is an amazing film. I know it does not have all the CG effects of T2 but that makes it all the more impressive.
    That's fine, it doesn't really need them. Not that kinda film. Its strength lies in its more literary elements. That and its almost prophetic vision of the future.
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    Blade Runner!

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    More BR votes please!

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    T2 PLEASE!! Come on I thought Blade Runner was nowhere near T2!
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    You've got that backwards

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    Quote Originally Posted by pablo View Post
    You've got that backwards
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    Some poor bastard tied it up again

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    Quote Originally Posted by pablo View Post
    Some poor bastard tied it up again
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    Annnnnnnnnnnnnd it's gone
    Slaughter is the best medicine.

    Quote Originally Posted by Girlystevedave View Post
    I'm just nodding my head the whole time thinking "ok, stop now, please."

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    Yeah, with all this arguing, I couldn't resist prolonging the agony! Love 'em both equally, but anything to piss people off!


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    Slaughter is the best medicine.

    Quote Originally Posted by Girlystevedave View Post
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    And what do we do with a tie?

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    Quote Originally Posted by pablo View Post
    And what do we do with a tie?
    Pair it with a nice shirt and a pair of dress pants?
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