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Old 11-23-2008, 12:31 PM
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Great chase scene. I was going to say they copied from Live and Let Die, but this movie was made in 1971 and the Bond movie in 1973. Never heard of it.

Brings back a lot of memories. I had a mint 1972 Glastron GT150, orange and white identical to the boat in Live and Let Die. It had the original 80 hp Mercury inline on it. I eventually rerigged to a brand new Evinrude 100 XP. That boat was a little rocket.

Here are the chases from Live and Let Die. All Glastrons in these chases, they sponsored. This was the world record for a boat jump for a long time.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8DwLUVdUis

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEO9VfCPRMM

Talk about busting up some props.....

That scene in Live and Let Die was filmed in Irish Bayou in La. about 10 minutes from where I grew up and lived for 35 years. I use to go fishing there when I was a kid.

They need to work on the sound effects. The one boat did not sound like it had zoomies.
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Old 11-24-2008, 10:26 PM
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Venice water is much cleaner now.
That wasn't Venice.
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Old 11-25-2008, 01:39 AM
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No saftey police on that one. just stay on the gas. I wont run you over Dont wory. Where do you rent that movie i need a copy.
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