Jason Lindquist (jlindquist) wrote,
Jason Lindquist

Movie props

The guys that did "The Negotiator" did a pretty good job. I found the negotiator's telephone console used in the film, as well as the explosives detonator the HRT spotters use to fire the charges that blow out the windows in front of the snipers. That detonator is actually the commercial model, the law enforcement model is black instead of yellow.

On the other hand, I don't think the Chicago Police use a radio system for which they'd issue common Motorola Radius handhelds. I swear I've seen city cops carrying Astro Saber handhelds.

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