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John Carpenter's Escape From L.A.

A poisoned love letter to Los Angeles, this sequel to Carpenter's 1981 cult hit ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK is more accurately characterized as a remake. It not only recycles the first film's premise -- a major city has become a maximum-security prison -- but als… (more)

Released: 1996

Rating: R

User Rating:3.5 out of 5 (4 ratings)

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John Carpenter's Escape from L.A. MOMAXe

Snake Plissken (Kurt Russell) gets the call again in this sequel, which finds the antihero trying to retrieve a key to a doomsday device.

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  • Released: 1996
  • Rating: R
  • User Rating:3.5 out of 5 (4 ratings)
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  • Review: A poisoned love letter to Los Angeles, this sequel to Carpenter's 1981 cult hit ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK is more accurately characterized as a remake. It not only recycles the first film's premise -- a major city has become a maximum-security prison -- but als… (more)

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