Escape from New York – (1981)
Movie: Escape from New York
Also Known As: John Carpenter's Escape from New York
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Genres: Action | Adventure | Crime | Sci-Fi | Thriller
Cast: Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, Isaac Hayes, Season Hubley, Harry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau, Tom Atkins, Charles Cyphers…
Plot: In the future, crime is out of control and New York City is a maximum security prison. Grabbing a bargaining chip right out of the air, convicts bring down the President's plane in bad old Gotham. Gruff Snake Plissken, a one-eyed lone warrior new to prison life, is coerced into bringing the President, and his cargo, out of this land of undesirables.
Rated: 7.1/10 from 44,546 votes on IMDb
Release Date: (USA)
Tagline: 1997. New York City is now a maximum security prison. Breaking out is impossible. Breaking in is insane.
Countries: UK, USA
Directors: John Carpenter
Writers: John Carpenter, Nick Castle
Location: Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California, USA