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Bags of Action Episode 20 - Escape from New York

Looks like we just about managed to squeeze out another episode before March was over. For the second month in a row not only does our pick star… 24 more words

Bags Of Action Podcast

My Favorite Movies #79: Escape from New York

It is hard to overstate just how grimy, skeevy and unsavory Manhattan was in the 1970s and 1980s. A visitor to the Big Apple these days sees an utterly transformed metropolis, free of the myriad reminders of urban squalor and decay that characterized it not so long ago. 2,483 more words

Movies

The Warriors - 7/10.

A Clockwork Orange meets Escape from New York.

The Warriors is one of those great films from the 70’s and 80’s that showed how Hollywood had no idea how to portray inner city gangs. 191 more words

Rated 4-7

I Don't Get It...: Escape from New York

THE FUTURE: 1997. THE ISLAND OF MANHATTAN HAS BEEN TURNED INTO A MAXIMUM-SECURITY PRISON. STEALTH GLIDERS ARE VIABLE TRANSPORTATION. TINY BOMBS CAN BE INSERTED INTO A PERSON’S NECK. 79 more words

I Don't Get It...

Movie Wisdom - Kurt Russell Edition

I was just flipping through the channels and came upon Escape From New York, one of the all time great dystopian movies. New York is a maximum security prison. 316 more words

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Snake Plissken Quotes That Can Make Anyone Feel Like A Total Badass

Picking a definitive film of Kurt Russell and John Carpenter’s collaborations is a difficult task. You have your campy sci-fi action with Big Trouble in Little China… 230 more words

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Preview: Escape from New York #4

Escape from New York #4

Author: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Baretto

As the USPF army comes down on the seceded nation of Florida, Snake is forced to take up arms for the twins. 61 more words

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