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Escape from New York

  • Directed By: John Carpenter

Synopsis: In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own anarchic society. However, when the President of the United States crash lands on the island, the authorities turn to a former soldier and current convict, Snake Plissken, to rescue him.

Kurt Russell

Snake Plissken

Lee Van Cleef

Police Commissioner Bob Hauk

Donald Pleasence

President of the United States

Isaac Hayes

The Duke of New York

Harry Dean Stanton

Harold \'Brain\' Helman

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Writers: Nick Castle, John Carpenter
Meta Score: Coming Soon
Rotten Tomaotes: Coming Soon
Studio: Goldcrest
AVCO Embassy Pictures
International Film Investors
Release Date: Jul 9th, 1981
Box Office: Not Available
Budget: Not Available
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