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Escape From New York(1981)

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Brief Synopsis

Set in the future, Manhattan becomes a prison and an ex-bank robber is in charge of rescuing the president.

Cast & Crew

John Carpenter Director
Kurt Russell Snake Plissken
Lee Van Cleef Bob Hauk
Donald Pleasence President Of The United States
Isaac Hayes Duke Of New York
Season Hubley Girl In Chock Full O'Nuts
Harry Dean Stanton Harold Helman--The
Charles Cyphers Secretary Of State
Joe Unger Taylor
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1981 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, International Film Investors .....Production Company, Goldcrest Films International .....Production Company, Cloudia .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Pacific Title & Art Studio .....Production Company, .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, New Line Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor, .....Public Relations
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • 100 greatest films of all time

    yuri bohlen 2013-09-07

    John Carpenter's classic sci/fi action adventure is a bleak look into the future that is slowly looking like a documentary in present time. Kurt... MORE>

  • Escape from New York

    Dashiell B. 2013-01-13

    A known enthusiast for B-movies, director Carpenter made a true cult classic. Russell, sporting an eyepatch & a one-dimensional personality is a model... MORE>

  • Kurt Saves the Day...

    nshepard 2012-04-02

    Mostly filmed in the oppressive St. Louis heat wave of 1980(allot of night scenes) John Carpenter creates a very atmospheric moody film, where the... MORE>