History Literature / LogansRun

19th Jul '16 2:58:28 PM morenohijazo
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:



Added DiffLines:

* DefectorFromParadise: The automated city is described as idyllic, wherein most residents live a life of leisure. However, to sustain the masses, the city has instituted a population cap called "Sleepshop" that terminates anyone over the age of 21. An underground society of "runners" seeks to subvert this age cap, which protagonist Logan 3 initially joins as TheMole before his HeelFaceTurn.
28th Mar '16 3:50:01 AM Mdumas43073
Is there an issue? Send a Message


Before [[Film/LogansRun the movie]], ''Logan's Run'' was a novel by William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson.

to:

[[quoteright:300:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/62148_logansrunfirstedition.jpg]]

Before [[Film/LogansRun the movie]], ''Logan's Run'' was a 1967 novel by William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson.
25th Sep '15 4:08:04 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* AbnormalAmmo: The Guns carried by the DS Men are 6-chambered revolvers, where each chamber carries a different specialized round. The arsenal of a Sandman resembled the GreenArrow, with rounds named Tangler, Ripper, Nitro, Vapor, Needler, and the dreaded Homer.

to:

* AbnormalAmmo: The Guns carried by the DS Men are 6-chambered revolvers, where each chamber carries a different specialized round. The arsenal of a Sandman resembled the GreenArrow, ComicBook/GreenArrow, with rounds named Tangler, Ripper, Nitro, Vapor, Needler, and the dreaded Homer.
4th Sep '15 4:54:32 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* DeweyDefeatsTruman: The most obvious being that the Little War took place around the year 2000. The construction speed of the Crazy Horse monument recounted in the novel is also extremely optimistic, as in the real year of 2014 the monument is decades of work behind the way it is described by the end of the book's Little War.



* HistoryMarchesOn: The most obvious being that the Little War took place around the year 2000. The construction speed of the Crazy Horse monument recounted in the novel is also extremely optimistic, as in the real year of 2014 the monument is decades of work behind the way it is described by the end of the book's Little War.
29th Aug '15 8:48:05 AM VenomLancerHae
Is there an issue? Send a Message





* TheReveal

to:

* TheRevealTheReveal:
9th May '15 3:12:26 PM Lythande
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* PromisedLand: Sanctuary, in actuality [[spoiler: an old abandoned space station orbiting Mars]]

to:

* PromisedLand: ThePromisedLand: Sanctuary, in actuality [[spoiler: an old abandoned space station orbiting Mars]]
2nd May '15 5:00:13 AM Epithumia
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* UnusableEnemyEquipment: Sandman guns use palmprint recognition to make them unusable to anyone else.
17th Mar '15 11:13:04 PM SilentStranger
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* HappyEndingOverride: [[spoiler: By the time of Logans World, Ballard has been killed while taking out the master computer, which is a death sentence for the people on Sanctuary, as without the resistance, no more supplies can be flown in. On top of that, the destruction of the computer means an end of civilization on Earth. On top of THAT, Logan and Jessica's son Jaq is killed when they return to Earth]]


Added DiffLines:

* InfantImmortality: [[spoiler: Averted, Logan and Jessica's son is killed in Logan's World]]


Added DiffLines:

* PromisedLand: Sanctuary, in actuality [[spoiler: an old abandoned space station orbiting Mars]]
6th Nov '14 6:56:05 PM Dingbot
Is there an issue? Send a Message


William F. Nolan went on to write two sequel novels, titled ''Logan's World'' and ''Logan's Search''. The novel caught the attention of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, who eventually turned it into a movie that while successful for its time, had few things common with it's source material.

to:

William F. Nolan went on to write two sequel novels, titled ''Logan's World'' and ''Logan's Search''. The novel caught the attention of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, who eventually turned it into a movie that while successful for its time, had few things common with it's its source material.
6th May '14 7:06:35 PM henry42
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* TheOutsideWorld: Having undergone a HeelFaceTurn, "sandman" Logan 3 escapes the rigidly controlled city with renegade Jennifer 6 to explore the abandoned but habitable colony on Mars. This was later adapted into the film ''Film/LogansRun'' by MGM studios in 1976, changing the outside world to the overgrown but habitable Washington, [=DC=]. A television series follows the further adventures of Logan and Jenny, plus the android Rem.

to:

* TheOutsideWorld: Having [[spoiler:Having undergone a HeelFaceTurn, "sandman" Logan 3 escapes the rigidly controlled city with renegade Jennifer 6 to explore the abandoned but habitable colony on Mars. This was later adapted into the film ''Film/LogansRun'' by MGM studios in 1976, changing the outside world to the overgrown but habitable Washington, [=DC=]. A television series follows the further adventures of Logan and Jenny, plus the android Rem. ]]
This list shows the last 10 events of 38. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Literature.LogansRun