History Film / TheSkydivers

25th Jun '17 6:19:38 AM morane
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* DeathFromAbove: Suzy and Frank are gunned down from air.
24th Jun '17 4:24:32 AM morane
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* ThemeNaming: The local joint is named ''The skydiver''.

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* ThemeNaming: The local joint is named ''The skydiver''.Skydiver''.
24th Jun '17 4:23:39 AM morane
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* ThemeNaming: The local joint is named ''The skydiver''.
24th Jun '17 4:03:05 AM morane
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* DangerousForbiddenTechnique: Subverted. The skydivers of 1963 take risks which would be not tolerated today.
24th Jun '17 4:00:22 AM morane
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* BetterThanSex: Pete describes skydiving that way. [[spoiler:Many skydivers in RealLife actually ''do'' think the same.]]
24th Jun '17 3:37:35 AM morane
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* ItsRainingMen: The night formation jump off the C-45.


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* OldSoldier: Both Harry and Joe have served in the 11th Airborne Division in WorldWarII. That formation served in the Pacific theater, [[ItsRainingMen made several combat jumps]], and was instrumental on liberating the Philippines.
20th Jun '17 7:03:41 AM morane
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* MindScrew: Why didn't Harry deploy his reserve once his main failed?
20th Jun '17 1:24:39 AM morane
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* SocietyMarchesOn: Skydiving practises and safety culture. The skydivers take risks which would be not tolerated today anymore. [[spoiler:Likewise, the actions in freefall and in emergency situations. The young student loses the stable position in freefall and hits the ground with canopy unopened. The correct action in such situation is to arc immediately as much as possible and extend arms, and if under 1000 m, deploy main canopy immediately.]]

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* SocietyMarchesOn: Skydiving practises and safety culture. The skydivers take risks which would be not tolerated today anymore. [[spoiler:Likewise, the actions in freefall and in emergency situations. The young student procedures. Pete loses the stable position in freefall and hits the ground with canopy unopened. The correct action in such situation is to arc immediately as much as possible and extend arms, and if under 1000 m, deploy main canopy immediately.]]
20th Jun '17 1:11:45 AM morane
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* SocietyMarchesOn: Skydiving practises and safety culture. The skydivers take risks which would be not tolerated today anymore. [[spoiler:Likewise, the actions in freefall and in emergency situations. The young student loses the stable position in freefall and hits the ground with canopy unopened. The correct action in such situation is to arc immediately as much as possible and extend arms, and if under 1000 m, deploy main canopy immediately.]]
19th Jun '17 11:16:22 PM morane
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* HollywoodSkydiving: In spades. Saves almost an otherwise unwatchable film.

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* HollywoodSkydiving: In spades. Saves almost an otherwise almost unwatchable film.
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