Vacation Curse - Director Tony Scott

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  1. Uncle Larry

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    http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktla-san-vincent-bridge-suicide,0,6600078.story


    SAN PEDRO, Calif. (KTLA) -- British film director Tony Scott jumped to his death to his death Sunday afternoon from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in San Pedro, police officials confirmed.

    The director climbed a fence on the south side of the bridge's apex and jumped off without hesitation about 12:30 p.m. He reportedly left a suicide note inside his black Toyota Prius, which was parked in the bridge's eastbound lanes.

    Officers from the LAPD, the CHP and the U.S. Coast Guard worked together to pull Scott's body from the water and bring it to a dock in Wilington, where it was turned over to Los Angeles County coroner's official.

    Scott's directing credits include Top Gun, Days of Thunder, Crimson Tide, Man on Fire and Beverly Hills Cop II.
     
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    Scientologists probably pushed him off.
     
  3. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter.

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    good day funny man.
     
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    Wow. That's surprising. I guess he gave up chasing his brother and Michael Bay. :rip2:
     
  5. Donkeyboy2190

    Donkeyboy2190 Never earned a dimes

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    I thought BS at first but it's true. Crazy.
     
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    wow
     
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    Tony Scott drives a Prius?
     
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    drove
     
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    At least he didn't die on the Shitter like Top Gun Producer Don Simpson.
     
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    i knew him! A nicer man you could never ever meet! He was such a kind soul. I cannot believe this. Rest In Peace!!
     
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    Chimney Portions I drink cum Banned User

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    Ridley's brother. Crazy shit.
     
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    I wonder what's up with all of that?

    Disease?....mental illness?...drug addiction?
     
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    Axle foley Beverly hills building inspector.
     
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    he fell for the banana in his cars tail pipe


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  16. Murcielago

    Murcielago Smoke me a kipper, I'll be back for breakfast

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    Weird, he had like eight or ten ongoing projects as a Producer, not like he had a debilitating illness or crippling depression. Bummer.
     
  17. ARM

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    If it's San Pedro he could've easily jumped off a Star Trek cruise.

    Seriously, what a career??? He must've been a deeply disturbed dude to off himself with that kind of resume' and life. I just can't comprehend that level of depression to cause that shit with his accomplishments??? LOOK at this shit!!

    Emma's War (in production)


    ????​
    Top Gun 2 (announced)


    2010​
    Unstoppable


    2009​
    The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3


    2007​
    Numb3rs (TV series)
    Trust Metric (2007)


    2006​
    Deja Vu


    2005​
    Domino


    2004​
    Agent Orange (short)


    2004​
    Man on Fire


    2002​
    Beat the Devil (short)


    2001​
    Spy Game


    1997-1999​
    The Hunger (TV series)
    Sanctuary (1999)
    The Swords (1997)


    1999​
    Ladies & Gentlemen: The Best of George Michael (video documentary) (video "One More Try")


    1998​
    Enemy of the State


    1996​
    The Fan


    1995​
    Crimson Tide


    1993​
    True Romance


    1991​
    The Last Boy Scout


    1990​
    Days of Thunder


    1990/I​
    Revenge


    1987​
    Beverly Hills Cop II


    1986​
    Top Gun
     
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    I can't for Howard to pretend they "did business together".
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    If it's San Pedro he could've easily jumped off a Star Trek cruise.

    Seriously, what a career??? He must've been a deeply disturbed dude to off himself with that kind of resume' and life. I just comprehend that level of depression to cause that shit with his accomplishments??? LOOK at this shit!!

    Emma's War (in production)


    ????​
    Top Gun 2 (announced)


    2010​
    Unstoppable


    2009​
    The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3


    2007​
    Numb3rs (TV series)
    Trust Metric (2007)


    2006​
    Deja Vu


    2005​
    Domino


    2004​
    Agent Orange (short)


    2004​
    Man on Fire


    2002​
    Beat the Devil (short)


    2001​
    Spy Game


    1997-1999​
    The Hunger (TV series)
    Sanctuary (1999)
    The Swords (1997)


    1999​
    Ladies & Gentlemen: The Best of George Michael (video documentary) (video "One More Try")


    1998​
    Enemy of the State


    1996​
    The Fan


    1995​
    Crimson Tide


    1993​
    True Romance


    1991​
    The Last Boy Scout


    1990​
    Days of Thunder


    1990/I​
    [URL="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0100485/"]Revenge[/URL]


    [RIGHT]1987[/RIGHT]
    [B][URL="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0092644/"]Beverly Hills Cop II[/URL]


    [RIGHT]1986[/RIGHT]
    [/B]
     
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    i agree