Movie Details & Credits
Release Date: May 22, 1981 | AVCO Embassy Pictures, Goldcrest Films International, International Film Investors, City Film
Summary: In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own anarchic society. However, when the President of the United States crash lands on the island, the authorities turn to a former soldier and current convict, Snake Plissken, to rescue him.
Director: John Carpenter
Runtime: 1 h 39 min