Kurt Russell Talks 'Escape' Remake
(Horror-Movies/Apr 02/2007) By Meh
Kurt Russell in an interview with MoviesOnline clarified on an
earlier interview with
EW where he went on
rant about the new Escape remake. Basically he says he was screwing
around and the
press had a field
with it. Which makes sense to me since I idolize the guy and will believe any excuse
he gives me for
the truth is. Quote:
"I was just kidding around. I think that a long time ago John and
I had a lot of fun
It was a John Carpenter creation the Snake Plissken character and how it plays
Our movie will always be there. They've done a television series off of Stargate.
They did a
television series off of Backdraft. They're going to redo The Thing.
did some Disney movies that I did. (Laughs) Listen, I had a long career and I'm
to have had it. Good luck to everybody and see if you can keep up. Cool. My personal
was, 'Wait until Stuntman Mike hears about this.' He might want to rethink
anybody else, I'm concerned about Grindhouse. I want people to have fun
night which I
is a tremendous invention of the two fellows - Tarantino and Rodriguez. I think
it's going to be a
hoot of a night and I was really happy to have a part in that."
So yes kids, he was just messing around, and no he wasn't really
all pissed off and no
his panties are not in
a bunch. He is still the man... and as much as Gerard may replace him in a
Gerard is no Kurt Russell.