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The Resource John Carpenter's Escape from New York, AVCO Embassy Pictures ; International Film Investors ; Goldcrest Films International ; produced by Larry Franco, Debra Hill ; directed by John Carpenter ; written by John Carpenter, Nick Castle, (videorecording)

John Carpenter's Escape from New York, AVCO Embassy Pictures ; International Film Investors ; Goldcrest Films International ; produced by Larry Franco, Debra Hill ; directed by John Carpenter ; written by John Carpenter, Nick Castle, (videorecording)

Label
John Carpenter's Escape from New York
Title
John Carpenter's Escape from New York
Statement of responsibility
AVCO Embassy Pictures ; International Film Investors ; Goldcrest Films International ; produced by Larry Franco, Debra Hill ; directed by John Carpenter ; written by John Carpenter, Nick Castle
Title variation
Escape from New York
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
The future: the entire island of Manhattan has become an enclosed, maximum security penitentiary. When Air Force One crash lands inside and the President is held hostage, only one man can bring him out
Cataloging source
SXP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Escape from New York (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Dean Cundey ; production designer, Joe Alves ; editor, Todd Ramsay ; music, John Carpenter, Alan Howarth
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English and French with English, French, and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, Isaac Hayes, Season Hubley, Harry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1925-1989
  • 1917-2012
  • 1926-2017
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carpenter, John
  • Russell, Kurt
  • Van Cleef, Lee
  • Borgnine, Ernest
  • Pleasence, Donald
  • Hayes, Isaac
  • Hubley, Season
  • Stanton, Harry Dean
  • Barbeau, Adrienne
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Avco Embassy Pictures
  • International Film Investors (Firm)
  • Goldcrest Films International
Runtime
99
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  • Prisons
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
John Carpenter's Escape from New York, AVCO Embassy Pictures ; International Film Investors ; Goldcrest Films International ; produced by Larry Franco, Debra Hill ; directed by John Carpenter ; written by John Carpenter, Nick Castle, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion picture in 1981
Color
multicolored
Contents
side A: widescreen -- side B: standard
Control code
ocm45810013
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Isbn
9780792847663
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616854773
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001186690
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1; region 1; NTSC
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
John Carpenter's Escape from New York, AVCO Embassy Pictures ; International Film Investors ; Goldcrest Films International ; produced by Larry Franco, Debra Hill ; directed by John Carpenter ; written by John Carpenter, Nick Castle, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion picture in 1981
Color
multicolored
Contents
side A: widescreen -- side B: standard
Control code
ocm45810013
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Isbn
9780792847663
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616854773
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001186690
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1; region 1; NTSC
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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