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Stunts in real life
« on: December 01, 2009, 09:26:02 AM »

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Re: Stunts in real life
« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2009, 12:42:36 PM »

Great!  8)


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Re: Stunts in real life
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2009, 06:20:41 AM »
Fantastic video!  8)
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Re: Stunts in real life
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2009, 06:56:55 PM »
He's a real Looping Warrior! ;D

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Re: Stunts in real life
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Re: Stunts in real life
« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2010, 11:17:25 AM »
and a real corkscrew with the Mercedes SLS:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MuKq6fZJn58#noexternalembed

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Re: Stunts in real life
« Reply #6 on: April 20, 2012, 09:09:57 AM »
Time to revive this topic with a classic.

Remember that ridiculous James Bond bridge jump? Remember how fake it looked? That's not because is was fake, that's because it was slowed down.

It was apparently the first car stunt originally conceived on a computer, for lack of people that want to develop stunts like this by way of trial and error. The movie producers patented the manouvre just so nobody could use it in a movie before they did. And it ended up looking like that.

So the whole thing is like the "Thomas Salto" of car stunts: impressive feat, used in a ridiculous way (number 3 on that list).

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Re: Stunts in real life
« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2015, 04:39:49 AM »
Slalom blocks! (Presumably fake, but amusing nonetheless.)