Originally posted by UncleMikey
reply to post by Deaf Alien
Sometimes I think they believe it's their 'right' to do whatever they want to us because we (the general public) don't 'get it' like they do.
Originally posted by Deaf Alien
I was watching this movie and this stuck right out in my face. Too blatantly obvious...
Notice the word RAND there?
A lot of movies do that.
Maybe I am a bit too paranoid but still??? Why show that?
Originally posted by Razimus
I love it when people mistake pop-culture for what it is most likely not, some secret covert underground hidden veiled dark cabalistic satanic mysterious puzzle illuminati grand hidden agenda, when it is clearly just a reference to pop-culture, or to simply look interesting, you have to admit, if the sole purpose was to make the scene look deep and interesting, mission accomplished.
Originally posted by ShadeWolf
reply to post by Razimus
Nnngh, really. If a global secret society consipiring to rule the world and exterminate us peasants, do you really think they'd be inserting their symbols into pop culture? That would sort of defeat the concept of a secret society, I think.
Originally posted by rival
But there are a few references to the Illuminati in the movie....some subtle and some not.
The reference to Rand is in the plot. The old man that Chance befriends has the sirname Rand
and owns a huge corporation....could be a subtle reference to Rand Corp...?
Good movie though, definitely worth a watch...
Originally posted by PrplHrt
reply to post by swan001
We are the "entertainment".
Originally posted by KhufuKeplerTriangle
reply to post by Dustytoad
You probably know what my problem is already.
Originally posted by ErgoTheConclusion
The source book is worth a read to better understand where the world being depicted came from, and thus why it would be utilized and "visualized" by the film industry with all of its particular structure and organization the way it was.
It is not saying "we the people" are dumb. At least not in a way that any honestly self aware person would disagree with or find insulting.edit on 18-10-2012 by ErgoTheConclusion because: (no reason given)