Escape from New York

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Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c2000.
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1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. 
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Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c2000.


General Note
Contains original theatrical trailer.
General Note
Videodisc release of the 1981 motion picture.
General Note
Title from disc surface.
Creation/Production Credits
Writers, John Carpenter, Nick Castle ; producers, Larry Franco, Debra Hill ; director, John Carpenter.
Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, Isaac Hayes, Season Hubley, Harry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau.
New York has become a prison which houses the world's most dangerous inmates. When the U.S. President's plane is forced to crash land there, Snake Plissken, a notorious outlaw, is the only one who can bring him back.
Target Audience
R rating.
System Details
Contains both widescreen and standard versions ; Dolby Digital.
System Details
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
In English with French and Spanish subtitles.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Franco, L. J., Hill, D., Russell, K., Van Cleef, L., Borgnine, E., Pleasence, D., Barbeau, A., Hayes, I., Carpenter, J., & Castle, N. (2000). Escape from New York . MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Larry J. Franco et al.. 2000. Escape From New York. MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Larry J. Franco et al.. Escape From New York MGM Home Entertainment, 2000.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Franco, Larry J., et al. Escape From New York MGM Home Entertainment, 2000.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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