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Australia/New Zealand

Production Studio: Universal
Release Date: April 01, 2009
Region: All

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: None

• Exclusive Interview with John Carpenter (31:14)
Original Opening Bank Robbery Sequence (10:53)
Return to Escape From New York (23.00)
Theatrical Trailers



Limited Edition (Australia) (JB Hi-Fi Exclusive)

Production Studio: Universal
Release Date: August 20, 2013
Region: All

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: None




Canada

Production Studio: MGM Home Entertainment
Release Date: August 03, 2010
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), French (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: French

• Theatrical Trailer (2:11) (Featured in the DVD only)



Czech Republic/Slovakia

Production Studio: Magic Box
Release Date: August 24, 2011
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: Czech (DTS-HD 5.1), English (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: Czech

• Exclusive Interview with John Carpenter (31:14)
Original Opening Bank Robbery Sequence (10:53)
Return to Escape From New York (23.00)
Theatrical Trailers



France

Production Studio: StudioCanal
Release Date: October 23, 2008
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), French (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: French



Germany

Production Studio: Constantin Film
Release Date: October 23, 2010
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), German (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: German
(HoH: Hard of Hearing)

• Audio Commentary with Director John Carpenter and Actor Kurt Russell
• Audio Commentary with Producer Debra Hill and Production Designer Joe Alves

Return to Escape From New York
(23.00)
Snake Plissken: Man of Honor (15:23)
Original Opening Bank Robbery Sequence (10:53)
Theatrical Trailer (2:11)/2 Teaser Trailers (1:45) (1:00)



Production Studio: Constantin Film
Release Date: November 03, 2016
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), German (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: German
(HoH: Hard of Hearing)

• 2K High Definition scan of the inter-positive, struck from the original negative

• Audio Commentary with Director John Carpenter and Actor Kurt Russell
• Audio Commentary with Producer Debra Hill and Production Designer Joe Alves
Audio Commentary with Actress Adrienne Barbeau and Directory of Photography Dean Cundey
Audio Commentary with Film Journalists Kai-Oliver Derks and Alexander Büttner (20 Years of "Escape")
Big Challenges in Little Manhattan: The Visual Effects of Escape From New York (14:27)
Scoring the Escape: A Discussion with composer Alan Howarth (18:56)

Return to Escape From New York
(23.00)
• Audio Interview with Kurt Russell (7:00)
Original Opening Bank Robbery Sequence (10:53)
Theatrical Trailer (2:11)/2 Teaser Trailers (1:45) (1:00)



Italy

Production Studio: Universal
Release Date: February 25, 2009
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), Italian (DTS 2.0), Portuguese (DTS 5.1), Spanish (DTS 1.0)
Subtitles: French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish




Reel Heroes Limited Edition

Production Studio: Universal
Release Date: December 04, 2013
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), Italian (DTS 2.0), Portuguese (DTS 5.1), Spanish (DTS 1.0)
Subtitles: French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish




Limited Edition DVD/Blu-ray Steelbook

Production Studio: Universal
Release Date: November, 2014
Region: All

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), Italian (DTS 2.0), Portuguese (DTS 5.1), Spanish (DTS 1.0)
Subtitles: French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish


(Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack Ltd.)

Japan

Production Studio: 
Geneon Entertainment
Release Date: September 23, 2010
Region: A

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p
High Definition/Letterbox Widescreen

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: Japanese



Korea (Limited Edition) (500 Copies)

Production Studio: Info
Release Date: March 30, 2016
Region: All

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p
High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: Chinese, English, Korean, Spanish


• Full slip elite case package/4 Postcards



Netherland

Production Studio: StudioCanal
Release Date: November 27, 2008
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: Brazilian (DTS 5.1), English (DTS-HD 5.1), Italian (DTS 5.1), Portuguese (DTS 5.1)
Subtitles:
Brazilian, French, German, Italian, Spanish



Spain

Production Studio: Universal
Release Date: February 18, 2009
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), Italian (DTS 5.1), Portuguese (DTS 5.1) Spanish (DTS 1.0)
Subtitles: French, Italian, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish



Russia

Production Studio: Unknown
Release Date: Unknown
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: Unknown
Subtitles: Unknown




Taiwan

Production Studio: Universal
Release Date: December 01, 2010
Region: A

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition

Audio Tracks: English (Dolby Digital 2.0)
Subtitles: English etc



UK

Production Studio: Optimum Home Entertainment
Release Date: August 04, 2008
Region: All

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (24fps)

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: English

• Audio Commentary with Director John Carpenter and Actor Kurt Russell
• Exclusive Interview with John Carpenter (31:14)
Return to Escape From New York
(23:00)
Original Opening Bank Robbery Sequence (10:53)
• Theatrical Trailer (2:11)/2 Teaser Trailers (1:45) (1:00)

Reviews
Digital Lard By Kirk
DVD Therapy (pdf)

Home Cinema Choice (pdf) By HCC Reviews Team


Blu-ray Packaging DVD Packaging

US (Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack)

Production Studio:
MGM Home Entertainment
Release Date: August 03, 2010
Region: A

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (AVC/MPEG4)


Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: English (SDH: For the deaf and hard of hearing), Spanish

Theatrical Trailer (2:11) (DVD Version)

Reviews
Big Picture Big Sound By Chris Chiarella
Blu-Ray.com By Casey Broadwater
DVD Talk By
Ryan Keefer
DVD Verdict By Dan Mancini
Upcoming Discs By Michael Durr



Collector's Edition (2-Disc)

Production Studio: Scream Factory
Release Date: April 21, 2015
Region: A


Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (24fps/AVC/MPEG4)


Audio Tracks
: English (DTS-HD 5.1), English (DTS-HD 2.0)
Subtitles: English


Disc One
• 2K High Definition scan of the inter-positive, struck from the original negative
• Audio Commentary with Actress Adrienn
e Barbeau and Director of Photography Dean Cundey
• Audio Commentary with Director John Carpenter and Actor Kurt Russell
• Audio Commentary with Producer Debra Hill and Production Designer Joe Alves

Disc Two
Big Challenges in Little Manhattan: The Visual Effects of Escape From New York (14:27)
Scoring the Escape: A Discussion with composer Alan Howarth (18:56)
On Set with John Carpenter: The Images of Escape From New York with photographer Kim Gottlieb-Walker (10:56)
I Am Taylor: An interview with actor Joe Unger (08:49)
My Night on the Set: An interview with filmmaker David DeCoteau (05:02)
Return to Escape from New York
(23:00)
• Original Opening Bank Robbery Sequence
(10:53)
(Optional Commentary by John Carpenter and Kurt Russell)
• Theatrical Trailers
• Photo Galleries: Behind-the-Scenes, Posters and Lobby Cards


Reviews
Blu-Ray.com
Doc Terror By Doc Terror
DVD Movie Guide By Colin Jacobson
DVD Talk By Randy Miller III
DVD Verdict By
Clark Douglas



Limited Collector's Edition Steelbook (2-Disc) (10.000 Copies)

Production Studio: Scream Factory
Release Date: August 01, 2017
Region: A


Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (24fps/AVC/MPEG4)


Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), English (DTS-HD 2.0)
Subtitles: English


Disc One
• 2K High Definition scan of the inter-positive, struck from the original negative
• Audio Commentary with Actress Adrienn
e Barbeau and Director of Photography Dean Cundey
• Audio Commentary with Director John Carpenter and Actor Kurt Russell
• Audio Commentary with Producer Debra Hill and Production Designer Joe Alves

Disc Two
Big Challenges in Little Manhattan: The Visual Effects of Escape From New York (14:27)
Scoring the Escape: A Discussion with composer Alan Howarth (18:56)
On Set with John Carpenter: The Images of Escape From New York with photographer Kim Gottlieb-Walker (10:56)
I Am Taylor: An interview with actor Joe Unger (08:49)
My Night on the Set: An interview with filmmaker David DeCoteau (05:02)
Return to Escape from New York
(23:00)
• Original Opening Bank Robbery Sequence
(10:53)
(Optional Commentary by John Carpenter and Kurt Russell)
• Theatrical Trailers
• Photo Galleries: Behind-the-Scenes, Posters and Lobby Cards



Escape From L.A.




Australia/New Zealand

Production Studio: Paramount Home Entertainment
Release Date: October 29, 2014
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (AVC/MPEG4)

Audio Tracks: English (Dolby True HD 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1), Italian (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: English, Croatian, French, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Portuguese, Slovenian, Spanish

• Theatrical Trailer
(1:33 - 1080p)

Purchase it here (Australia)
Purchase it here (New Zealand)



Canada

Production Studio: Paramount Home Entertainment
Release Date: January 01, 2013
Region: A

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (AVC/MPEG4)

Audio Tracks: English (Dolby True HD 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: English, English (SDH: Hard of Hearing), French, Portuguese, Spanish

• Theatrical Trailer
(1:33 - 1080p)



German Limited Collector's Edition DVD/Blu-ray Mediabook (2000 Copies)

Production Company: 84 Entertainment
Release Date: February 10, 2017

Region: A, B, C

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (AVC/MPEG4)

Audio Tracks: English (DTS-HD 5.1), German (DTS-HD 5.1)
Subtitles: English, German


• Theatrical Trailer (1:32) (DVD Version)
• Booklet By Christoph N. Kellerbach (16 Pages)




UK

Production Studio:
Paramount Home Entertainment
Release Date: May 23, 2011
Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (AVC/MPEG4)

Audio Tracks: English (Dolby True HD 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: English, English (SDH: Hard of Hearing), French, Portuguese, Spanish

Theatrical Trailer (1:33 - 1080p)



US

Production Studio:
Paramount Home Entertainment
Release Date: May 04, 2010
Region: A

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Picture Format: 1080p High Definition (AVC/MPEG4)

Audio Tracks: English (Dolby True HD 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: English, English (SDH: Hard of Hearing), French, Portuguese, Spanish

Theatrical Trailer (1:33 - 1080p)

Reviews
DVD Beaver By Gary W. Tooze
DVD Talk By Adam Tyner
DVD Verdict By Judge Bill Gibron
High-Def Digest By Michael S. Palmer
High Def Disc News By Justin Sluss