Escape from New York (1981)

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The world's greatest leader is a hostage in the most dangerous place on Earth. Now only the deadliest man alive can save him.

Directed By John Carpenter Starring Kurt Russell  •  Lee Van Cleef  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Isaac Hayes Genres Action Thriller  •  Action  •  Dystopian Film  •  Escape Film  •  Sci-Fi Action  •  Science Fiction  •  Thriller Studios &
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Release Info July 10, 1981
Color  •  99 minutes R Rated R
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jayrmoore said on Jun 27

"Carpenter is the man. Especially in the early 80’s! I’ll take New York but Fog has the better score." more ►

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kookio

kookio on 7/20/2011 Reply  · 

kurt russell and adrienne barbeau are the stars of this film, but receive no credit here.

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TommyDoyle78

TommyDoyle78 on 11/22/2015 Reply  · 

Vastly underrated movie. A epic action flick of the 80s.

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