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Old 06-16-2018, 04:00 PM
 
Location: Scottsdale
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Originally Posted by Enigma777 View Post
That is a truly revolting idea. Jim Morrison hated Florida, disowned his family so much that he said his parents died and then was arrested in Miami. He also hated authority figures and would have despised the idea of some idiot using him as a tourist attraction. Let him stay in Paris--he would be much happier being buried among the European poets and authors he admired and respected.

Dumbest idea ever.
I'll bet he partied a lot when he was at FSU. Maybe he came up with the idea for his song "wishful sinful" while partying out with the frat guys and college girls on West Tennessee Street one night back in the 60s - LOL.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7u5P0fyWLyc

His music of that era was awesome though - great in those films about the Vietnam era, protests, combat scenes, etc.: Apocalypse Now, More American Graffiti, Forrest Gump, etc. Oliver Stone had actually wanted to cast him in an early Vietnam War film but he passed away. He was out-of-control in the forensic pathological documentary I saw - particularly in Miami as one poster noted.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6dI-M0VZuEQ

This has got be one of the greatest movie openings with his music from the artistic perspective. (The war was tragic though).
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIrvSJwwJUE

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