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Escape from New York / Embassy Pictures ; writers, John Carpenter, Nick Castle ; producers, Larry Franco, Debra Hill ; director, John Carpenter.

Russell, Kurt. (Added Author). Pleasence, Donald. (Added Author). Hayes, Isaac. (Added Author). Hubley, Season. (Added Author). Castle, Nick. (Added Author). Van Cleef, Lee, 1925-1989 (Added Author). Borgnine, Ernest, 1917-2012 (Added Author). Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-2017 (Added Author). Barbeau, Adrienne, 1945- (Added Author). Carpenter, John, 1948- (Added Author). Director of photography, Dean Cundey ; production design, Joe Alves. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD SFFN ESC (Text) 33187003086275 Digital Video Disc Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch DVD R ESC (Text) 37516001986852 DVD Movie Shelf -- Adult Checked out 03/01/2018
Mooresville PL - Mooresville DVD FIC ESC (Text) 37323001890451 DVD Available -
Noble Co PL - East (Avilla) DVD ESC (R) (Text) 38131002919735 NCPLE-DVD Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster RDVD ESC Adult (Text) 72436000049763 DVDs Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library DVD ENT E (Text) 70741000143660 DVD Entertainment Available -
Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo DVD ESC (Text) 30090000515333 Audio Visual Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792847660 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2000, c1981]

Content descriptions

General Note: Hi-Fi stereo ; Dolby surround.
Wide screen (letterbox) and standard formats.
Videodisc release of the 1981 motion picture.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Dean Cundey ; production design, Joe Alves.
Participant or Performer Note: Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, Isaac Hayes, Season Hubley, Harry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau.
Summary, etc.: A chilling vision of the future, the film takes place in the year 1997, when Manhattan has become an enclosed, maximum security penitentiary.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Prison films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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