|People are divided between those living in
the normal peaceful world, and those in the sewers.
||People are either inside the walls of Mega
Cities or outcast in the "Cursed Earth"
|"Jack Spartan" sends "Simon
Phoenix" to prison for making him kill innocent women and children in a school bus.
||"Dredd" sends "Rico" to
prison for killing innocent women and children.
|"Simon Phoenix" is a master
criminal who escapes the prison through help from the corrupt city official. He knows the
password to his shackles, and kills his warden and ruthlessly kills the guards.
||"Rico" is a master criminal who
escapes from prison with the aid of a gun from the corrupt city official, killing his
warden in the process, and ruthlessly kills the guards.
|"Simon Phoenix" has imprinted in
his mind the name and picture of "Edgar Friendly" to kill.
||"Rico" receives a picture of the
reporter he is to kill in prison, and the package is also the gun to kill the warden (see
|Upon escape, "Simon Phoenix" goes
to the museum to get firearms.
||"Rico" goes to the pawn shop to
retrieve his gun, armor and the AVC robot.
|The only person who believes in setting
"Spartan" free is a beautiful woman (Bullock) who defends his right to remain in
society to capture "Simon Phoenix"
||The only person who helps "Dredd"
is a beautiful woman "Hershey" who defends him in a court of law.
|After escaping the police, "Simon
Phoenix" waits in the corrupt city official's office with the lights turned out. He
then proceeds to exclaim how wonderful life is.
||After framing "Dredd",
"Rico" waits in the corrupt Justice's office with the lights turned out, then
exclaims how wonderful life outside of prison is.
|The corrupt city official wants "Simon
Phoenix" to wreak havoc throughout the city so that a new ordered society can arise.
||The corrupt Justice wants "Rico"
to wreak havoc and terror throughout the city so that he may reinitialize the "Janus
Project" and create a new order of Judges to begin a new ordered society.
|During a confrontation with "Simon
Phoenix", "Spartan" has trouble with a vehicle that malfunctions with a
locked steering wheel and sends him careening through a glass sign.
||While escaping from the police,
"Dredd" has trouble with a malfunctioning cycle vehicle and eventually flies
successfully through a holographic billboard (bad guy is unsuccessful.)
|"Jack Spartan" learns that his
wife was killed. He has no family.
||"Dredd" learns that his parents
are fake and that he has no childhood.
|"Simon Phoenix" has his own
agenda. He gets a fellow convict to kill the city official who set him free, and proceeds
to thaw out hundreds of frozen criminals from cryogenic stasis.
||"Rico" has his own agenda and
kills the Justice who sets him free then proceeds with the cloning process to create
hundreds of clones.
|The self defense nature of
Huxtely"(Bullock) is in question until the finally where she karate kicks the bad
||"Hershey" proves her self defense
nature by beating up the scientist chick with punches and kicks.
|The finale takes place in a bright, shiny
steel circular room with some kind of cylindrical object in the middle while the prisoners
are thawing out.
||The finale takes place in a bright, shiny
steel circular room with some kind of cylindrical object in the middle while the clones
|"Spartan" runs from the room only
to have it explode and all criminals are destroyed.
||"Dredd" has an automatic weapon
and wastes/destroys the room.
|Ending - "Lieutenant Huxtely"
kisses Spartan and learns how enjoyable it is to make physical contact.
||Ending - "Hershey" kisses
"Dredd" and "Dredd" learns how enjoyable it is to make physical