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Escape from New York (1981)

Sometimes I felt like I wanted to escape this movie. You would think a film with a character named “Snake Plissken”, it was be incredibly cool… or at least cool that the President of the United States is trapped in a giant prison that they turned New York City into. 104 more words

Review

Jacques Pienaar's guide to making physics (Pt.1)

PRINCIPLES AS TOOLS
(Not to be confused with using Principals as tools, which is what happens if your school Principal is a tool because he never taught you the difference between a Principal and a principle. 1,764 more words

Philosophizing

"Hey weren't you dead?"

Recently I watched both Escape from LA (1981) and Escape from NY (1996) starring Kurt Russel and directed by John Carpenter. These Sci-Fi post apocalyptic action films both depict the world in turmoil after major catastrophic events such as WW3 and the aftermath of biological weapon launched by the still existing Soviet Union as well as a the crime rates of the US rising by 400%. 776 more words

Human Rights

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...

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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