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Old 03-05-2015, 01:20 AM   #447
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Lightbulb Io 27

Original film poster..
In the future, Federal Marshal William O'Niel is assigned to a tour of duty at the titanium ore mining outpost 'Con-Am 27' operated by the company Conglomerates Amalgamated, on the Jovian moon of Io.. Conditions on Io are difficult: gravity is 1/6 that of Earth's with no breathable atmosphere, spacesuits are cumbersome, and miners carry their own air supply.. Shifts are long, but significant bonuses are paid..Con-Amalgamated mining franchise general Manager Mark Sheppard boasts that since he took over the running of Io, productivity has broken all previous records..Release dates May 22, 1981 (U.S.)-27 August 1981 (UK)..

Outland Intro..

May 5 – Bobby Sands, Provisional Irish Republican Army volunteer and abstentionist Member of Parliament of the House of Commons, dies, aged 27, while on hunger strike in prison/11 – Bob Marley, dies aged 36 from cancer\13 – Pope John Paul II is shot and nearly killed by Mehmet Ali Ağca, a Turkish gunman who is allegedly on orders from the Soviet KGB to shoot him, as he enters St. Peter's Square in Vatican City to address a general audience/15 – Donna Payant is murdered by serial killer Lemuel Smith, the first time a female prison officer has been killed on-duty in the US\22 – Peter Sutcliffe is found guilty of being the Yorkshire Ripper- He is sentenced to life imprisonment on 13 counts of murder and 7 of attempted murder-Atlanta Child Murders: A white Chevrolet station wagon driven by Wayne Williams was stopped by FBI agents and Atlanta police, shortly after they had seen his car stop on a bridge over the Chattahoochee River, heard a loud splash, and watched the car drive away.../26 – Italian government resigns over its links to the fascist Masonic cell Propaganda Due\27-Roger Wheeler, President of Telex Corporation and owner of World Jai Alai, was shot to death by gunmen after finishing a round of golf at the Southern Hills country club in Tulsa, Oklahoma.. In 2001, mob hitman John Martorano pleaded guilty to Wheeler's murder..

August 24 – Mark David Chapman is sentenced to 20 years to life in prison, after pleading guilty to murdering John Lennon in Manhattan 8 months earlier-Died: Major General William F. Dean, highest ranking American officer to be taken prisoner in the Korean War/27-A team of divers recovered a safe from the wreckage of the cruise ship SS Andrea Doria, which sank in the Atlantic Ocean on July 25, 1956. The safe, from the Bank of Rome, was located in a lounge on the ship's foyer, 225 feet below the surface-Died: Wilhelm Schafer, 72, German paleontologist; and Valeri Kharlamov, 33, Soviet ice hockey star, in an auto accident in Moscow.., we're talking about nuclear detonators here..You don't just "lose" them and then "find" them..You lose your comb and then find it, but not detonators..Now I want to know where they were found, and who found them.. You get my drift?..The army doesn't like more than one disaster in a day...

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