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Unknown TV Program (2:43)

Description: Vintage featurette with Liberty Island behind the scenes footage and interviews with John Carpenter, Lee Van Cleef, Isaac Hayes and Adrienne Barbeau.



An Exclusive Interview with John Carpenter
(1994) (15:31)
 
Description:
Director's Special Edition VHS & Collector's Edition LaserDisc Interview.



1997: Fuga Da New York
(Unknown Year) (MP4) (26.3 MB) (7:00)

Description:
Speciale TV realizzato per il canale Studio Universal (NBC Universal).


(Currently Unavailable)

John Carpenter Escape From New York & Escape From L.A. Q&A (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 17/09/10) (39:17)

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



Kurt Russell Escape From New York Q&A (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 03/05/13) (3:08)


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.




Kurt Russell Escape From New York Q&A (Audio Only) (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 03/05/13) (49:43)

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.



Kurt Russell talks about Escape From New York reboot & Snake Plissken's requirements (Entertainment Tonight) (2014) (1:10)

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.




Snake Plissken's motivations in 'Escape From New York' (23:00-29:00) (Kurt Russell on His Career, Robin Williams's Unrelenting Humor, and...) (The Bill Simmons Podcast) (#200) (04/13/17) (1:22:09)

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).



Ernest Borgnine talks about Escape from New York (Texas Frightmare Weekend: 05/05/12) (2:55)

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.



Ox Baker talks about Escape From New York (2011)
(5:56) (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.




SJB meets Ox Baker (After Hours with TC Restani) (2011) (3:29
)

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


Trailers




Original Trailer (
1:30)



Extended Trailer (2:16)



Teaser Trailer 1 (1:39)



Teaser Trailer 2 (1:00)



TV Spot 1 (0:30)



TV Spot 2 (0:30)




French Trailer (3:00)




Embassy Home Entertainment - Action Movies Promo Trailers (1983) (3:27)



KNXV TV Trailer (1986) (0:30)



WPIX TV Trailer (Unknown Year) (0:30)



New Line Home Video Trailer (1994) (MP4) (16.7 MB) (2:28)




MGM Home Entertainment Special Edition DVD Trailer (2003) (1:18)



German DVD Trailer (2006) (1:28)




Italian AXN TV Trailer
(2010) (0:30)



MAVTV TV Trailer (2013) (0:30)



This TV Tampa Bay Trailer
(2017) (0:30)


Music Videos




John Carpenter "Escape From New York" (Official Live In Studio Video) (2016) (3:15)



Escape From L.A.


Documentaries & Interviews





The Making of Escape From L.A. - Snake is Back
(AVI) (548.43 MB) (26:12)

Description:
HBO TV Special



Behind the Scenes (6:47)

Description: Official Site Featurette



Behind the Scenes Spot 1 (MTV) (2:30)

Description: Original "Behind The Scenes" promotional spot for Escape from L.A. featuring Kurt Russell, John Carpenter, and host John Sencio.




Moving Pictures (#7.5) (BBC 2: 14/05/96) (12:00)

Description:
On set interviews with John Carpenter, Debra Hill and Kurt Russell.



Movie Magic - The Rock/The Long Kiss Goodnight/Escape From L.A. (#4.11)
(French Broadcast) (30:00)

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.



Premiere
Videos (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 07/08/1996)

Description: Getty Images Videos




Charlie Rose
(#8.13) (27/08/96) (22:47)

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




Charlie Rose
(#9.5) (09/09/96) (8:55)

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




Le journal du Cinéma
(Deauville Film Festival: 09/96) (2:44)

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




Unknown TV Program (10/11/96) (3:35)

Description: Interviews with John Carpenter, Kurt Russell, Steve Buscemi and Pam Grier.



Entertainment Tonight (2:52)


Description: An Interview with Kurt Russell




VHS Promo Featurette
(2:36)

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


(Currently Unavailable)

John Carpenter Escape From New York & Escape From L.A. Q&A (Grauman's Chinese Theatre: 17/09/10) (39:17)

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



Trailers




Original Trailer (1:28)




TV Spot 1
(0:30)



TV Spot 2 (0:30)



TV Spot 3 (0:30)



TV Spot 4 (1:00)



Foxtel Movies Action TV Trailer (2015) (0:30)



Music Videos




White Zombie - The One (3:35)




Gravity Kills - Blame (L.A. Remix) (3:53)


Reviews




Siskel & Ebert - Jack/Bosquiat/Escape from L.A
. (#10.45) (10/09/96) (21:36)


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The Directors - John Carpenter
(#2.41) (12/02/99) (MP4) (161.40 MB) (French Broadcast) (58:36)

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.



John Carpenter: Fear is just the Beginning... The Man and His Movies (2004) (59:58)

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



Big John (2006) (75:32)

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.

(Currently Unavailable)

The Director's Chair - John Carpenter
(#1.1) (El Ray Network: 10/05/14) (45:54)

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.