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Escape from L.A. (1996)

R 08/09/1996 (US) ActionAdventureScience FictionThriller 1h 37m

Snake is back.


This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and makes it a penal colony for those found guilty of moral crimes. When his daughter, part of a resistance movement, steals the control unit for a doomsday weapon, Snake again gets tapped to save the day.

  1. John Carpenter

    Characters, Director, Screenplay

  2. Nick Castle


  3. Debra Hill


  4. Kurt Russell


Top Billed Cast

  1. Kurt Russell

    Kurt Russell

    Snake Plissken

  2. Stacy Keach

    Stacy Keach


  3. Steve Buscemi

    Steve Buscemi


  4. A.J. Langer

    A.J. Langer


  5. Bruce Campbell

    Bruce Campbell

    Surgeon General of Beverly Hills

  6. Pam Grier

    Pam Grier

    Hershe Las Palamas

  7. Peter Fonda

    Peter Fonda


  8. Georges Corraface

    Georges Corraface

    Cuervo Jones

  9. Robert Carradine

    Robert Carradine


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Full Cast & Crew

Escape from L.A.
Escape from L.A.

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $50,000,000.00

Revenue $42,277,365.00


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