Escape From New York

Kurt Russell, John Carpenter, and the 1980s action hero

Aliya Whiteley Feature Jan 15, 2015

Why Escape From New York, The Thing and Big Trouble In Little China show Kurt Russell and John Carpenter at their best.

Escape From New York remake moving ahead

Simon Brew News Jan 14, 2015

John Carpenter joins the Escape From New York remake as executive producer, as Fox picks up the rights...

7 films inexplicably turned into board games

Alex Carter Odd List Dec 27, 2014

Terminator 2, Escape From New York, and more films turned into very unlikely board games....

Shortlist revealed for the new Snake Plissken

Simon Brew News Sep 1, 2014

The remake of John Carpenter's Escape From New York has narrowed down the search for Kurt Russell's replacement to three...

The rise and fall of Carolco

Ryan Lambie Feature Mar 11, 2014

In the late 80s, Carolco was one of the biggest studios in Hollywood, but by 1995, it was gone. Ryan charts its dramatic rise and fall...

Escape From New York reboot plans latest

Simon Brew News Feb 10, 2014

Joel Silver outlines his plans for a prequel trilogy to John Carpenter's Escape From New York...

Tom Hardy & Jason Statham on Escape From New York shortlist

Simon Brew News Mar 27, 2013

The new Snake Plissken? That might just be Tom Hardy or Jason Statham, if a new report is to be believed...

Joel Silver leads new Escape From New York remake attempt

Ryan Lambie News Mar 19, 2013

Producer Joel Silver's heading up a new effort to remake John Carpenter's Escape From New York, with a trilogy of movies planned...