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An Exclusive Interview with John Carpenter
(1994) (YouTube)
 
Description:
Director's Special Edition VHS and Collector's Edition Laserdisc Interview

Running Time: 15:31

(Mostly in Italian)

1997: Fuga Da New York (mp4) 26.3 mB


Description:
Speciale TV realizzato per il canale Studio Universal (Nbc Universal). di Mediaset premium Gallery del Digitale Terrestre. Producer: Riccardo Trombetta. Spk.: Rodolfo Bianchi.


Running Time:
7:00

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John Carpenter Escape From New York & Escape From L.A. Q&A (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 17/09/10) (YouTube)

Description: American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theatre Presents... Escape Artist: A Tribute to John Carpenter In Person!

Running Time: 39:17



Kurt Russell Escape From New York Q&A (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 03/05/13)
(YouTube)

Description:
Kurt Russell made a rare on-stage appearance at Entertainment Weekly's CapeTown Film Festival, where he discussed the legacy of Snake Plissken and Escape from New York, the sci-fi cult classic.


Running Time: 3:08



Kurt Russell Escape From New York Q&A (Audio Only) (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 03/05/13) (YouTube)

Description: Kurt Russell made a rare on-stage appearance at Entertainment Weekly's CapeTown Film Festival, where he discussed the legacy of Snake Plissken and Escape from New York, the sci-fi cult classic.

Running Time: 49:43



"The Bill Simmons Podcast" Snake Plissken's motivations in 'Escape From New York' (23:00 - 29:00) (Kurt Russell on His Career, Robin Williams's Unrelenting Humor) (#200) (04/13/17) (YouTube)

Description: HBO and The Ringer's Bill Simmons is joined by Kurt Russell to discuss the origin of Mr. Nobody in the Fast & Furious franchise (5:00), the alternate universe where he (and not Kevin Costner) played Crash Davis (16:00), the big chance to play Elvis on ABC (23:00), Snake Plissken's motivations in Escape From New York (29:00), shooting Silkwood with Meryl Streep and Cher (36:00), meeting Goldie Hawn (41:00), experiencing tabloid culture as a celebrity couple (48:00), Robin Williams's incessant joke-telling (53:00), working with Sly Stallone (58:00), Val Kilmer's on-set antics (1:04:00), bringing Herb Brooks to life in Miracle (1:10:00), and his love of wine (1:16:00).

Running Time: 1:22:09

(Currently Unavailable)

Kurt Russell talks about Snake Plissken and the remake of "Escape from New York" (2007) (MTV)

Description: Kurt Russell talks about Snake Plissken and the remake of Escape from New York

Running Time: 0:31




Kurt Russell talks 'Escape From New York' reboot & Snake Plissken's requirements (2014) (YouTube)

Description: Fresh news about the long-in-the-works Escape From New York remake made the rounds this week, and I asked the film's original hero, Kurt Russell, for his thoughts on the project as he was promoting his new thriller, The Art of the Steal.

Running Time: 1:10




Ernest Borgnine talks "Escape from New York" (Texas Frightmare Weekend: 05/05/12) (YouTube)

Description: During a Q & A at 2012's Texas Frightmare Weekend, Ernest Borgnine reflected on his experience working with John Carpenter on Escape from New York.

Running Time: 2:55




Ox Baker talks about Escape From New York (2011) (YouTube) (Note: Bruiser Brody was killed in 1988)

Description:
Ox Baker was kind enough to let me interview him about his experience working on Escape from NY I was startled when I learned how he got the part (it will shock you!) He then Talked shortly about his other film roles, including the upcoming Card subject to change.

Running Time: 5:56



After Hours with TC Restani: SJB meets Ox Baker (2011) (YouTube)

Description: South Boston Jeff meets Ox Baker the star of the movie Escape From New York.

Running Time: 3:29



Trailers




Original Trailer (YouTube)

Running Time: 1:30



Extended Trailer (YouTube)

Running Time: 2:16



Teaser Trailer 1 (YouTube)

Running Time: 1:39



Teaser Trailer 2 (YouTube)

Running Time: 0:59



TV Spot 1 (YouTube)

Running Time: 0:30



TV Spot 2 (YouTube)

Running Time: 0:30




Embassy Home Entertainment - Action Movies Promo Trailers (YouTube)

Description: Trailer from the 1983 videocassette of Codename: The Soldier, showing a selection of action titles from Embassy Pictures.

Running Time: 3:27




TV Commercial (YouTube)

Description:
Promo from 1986 I think for Escape From New York on TV.

Running Time: 0:30



WPIX TV Commercial (YouTube)

Description: VHS video of the Escape from New York Embassy Night at the movies off WPIX from the 80's

Running Time: 0:31




MAVTV TV Commercial (YouTube)

Running Time: 0:30




New Line Home Video Trailer 16.7 mB (MP4)

Running Time: 2:28




MGM Home Entertainment SE DVD Trailer (VideoDetective)

Running Time: 1:18



German Trailer (YouTube)

Running Time: 0:58



German DVD Trailer (YouTube)

Running Time: 1:28


Music Videos




John Carpenter "Escape From New York" (Official Live In Studio Video) (2016) (YouTube)

Director: John Carpenter
Running Time: 3:15


Escape From L.A.


Documentaries & Interviews





The Making of Escape From L.A. - Snake is Back
(1996) (HBO TV Special) 548.43 mB (AVI) (Dropbox)

Running Time: 26:12




Behind the Scenes (1996) (Official Site Featurette)
(YouTube)

Running Time: 6:47



"Moving Pictures" Escape From L.A. On Set Interviews (#7.5) (BBC 2: 14/05/96) (YouTube)

Running Time: 12:01

(French Broadcast)

"Movie Magic" Action Effects: Ultimate Action (The Rock/The Long Kiss Goodnight/Escape From L.A.) (#4.11) (1996) (YouTube)

Description:
Visual Effects Supervisor Michael Lessa and his team at Buena Vista Visual Effects use a combination of miniatures and computer generated imagery to create an apocalyptic earthquake in John Carpenter's Escape from L.A.

Running Time: 30:00




Escape From L.A. Premiere
(Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 08/07/1996) (Getty Images)

Description: Videos from the Premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California on August 07, 1996.




"Charlie Rose" An Interview with Kurt Russell
(#8.13) (27/08/96) (CharlieRose)

Description: Actor Kurt Russell who was signed as a child by Walt Disney himself shares his new film, Escape from Los Angeles, a sequel to Escape from New York.


Running Time: 22:47




"Charlie Rose" An Interview with John Carpenter
(#9.5) (09/09/96) (CharlieRose)

Description: Film Director John Carpenter on his film, Escape from L.A., the sequel to Escape from New York.


Running Time: 8:55




"Entertainment Tonight" An Interview with Kurt Russell (Unknown Episode) (1996) (YouTube)

Running Time: 2:52



"Le journal du Cinéma
" Escape From L.A. Interviews (Deauville Film Festival: 09/96) (YouTube)

Description: John Carpenter, Kurt Russell & George Corraface promoting Escape From L.A. at the Deauville Film Festival, France.

Running Time: 2:44




VHS Promo Featurette
(1996) (YouTube)

Description: Promo for Escape From L.A. Marketing (1996) captured from the Escape From L.A. (1996) VHS tape.

Running Time: 2:36


(Currently Unavailable)

John Carpenter Escape From New York & Escape From L.A. Q&A (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 17/09/10) (YouTube)

Description: American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theatre Presents... Escape Artist: A Tribute to John Carpenter In Person!

Running Time: 39:17



Trailers




Original Trailer (YouTube)

Running Time: 1:28




TV Spot 1
(YouTube)

Running Time: 0:30



TV Spot 2 (YouTube)

Running Time: 0:30




TV Spot 3 (YouTube)

Running Time: 1:00



Foxtel Movies Action Trailer (YouTube)

Running Time: 0:30


Music Videos




White Zombie - The One (YouTube)

Running Time: 3:35




Gravity Kills - Blame (L.A. Remix) (YouTube)

Running Time: 3:53


Reviews




"Siskel & Ebert" - Jack/Bosquiat/Escape from L.A
. (#10.45) (10/09/96) (siskelandebert.org)

Running Time: 21:36



Related Documentaries & Interviews




John Carpenter Interview on Kurt Russell
(Unknown Year) (YouTube)

Description: 90s Interview

Running time: 34:46


(French Broadcast)

"The Directors" - John Carpenter
(#2.41) (12/02/99) 161.40 mB (MP4) (Dropbox) (Includes exclusive EFLA behind the scenes footage)

Description:
A profile of John Carpenter, includes clips from the films Assault on Precinct 13 (1976), Halloween (1978) and Escape From New York (1981). Also; comments from Jamie Lee Curtis; Kurt Russell; and Carpenter's ex-wife, actress Adrienne Barbeau.

Running Time: 58:36



John Carpenter: Fear is just the Beginning... The Man and His Movies (2004) (YouTube)

Description:
Filmmaker John Carpenter helped redefine the American horror film in 1978 with Halloween, a low-budget thriller which became a major box office success. Since then, Carpenter has devoted his career to bringing a fresh perspective to genre filmmaking, striving to maintain the freedom of an independent while working within the studio system. (Carpenter not only writes and directs his own projects, but often also serves as producer and composer as well.) John Carpenter: Fear Is Just the Beginning...The Man and His Movies is a documentary about this two-fisted maverick auteur, which offers a look at the making of such favorites as Escape From New York, The Thing, The Fog, and many more. The documentary includes interviews with Jamie Lee Curtis, Kurt Russell, Adrienne Barbeau, Debra Hill, and other friends and colleagues

Running Time: 59:58




Big John (2006) (Daily Motion)

Description: Since his first film, Dark Star made in 1975, director John Carpenter has never stopped exploring science fiction with the approach of a true author. He made himself known with key works like Halloween, The Thing and Invasion Los Angeles. This documentary explores Carpenter's unique and sometimes Baroque world. Using many film-clips as well as interviews with the director's collaborators (Austin Stocker, Adrienne Barbeau, Debra Hill, Alan Howarth, Larry Franco) and with two French critics (Nicolas Saada and Jean-Baptiste Thoret), as well as Nicolas Saada and Mel Sloan. John Carpenter's work reveals it's hidden and sometimes engaging aspects.

Running Time: 75:32


(Currently Unavailable)

"The Director's Chair" - John Carpenter
(#1.1) (El Ray Network: 10/05/14) (YouTube)

Description: The Director's Chair is an hour-long series with a ten episode run featuring "the industry’s most notable directors as they engage in a revealing and unexpected exchange about the world of filmmaking." This Saturday's episode with Carpenter compliments a day of programming, or "Carpen-terror" as I've heard Rodriguez call it, including El Rey showings of Carpenter directed classics like The Fog, Assault on Precinct 13 and Escape from New York.

Running Time: 45:54