Description: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.
Starring:Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence
Writer:John Carpenter, Nick Castle
Released on:10 Jul 1981