• Publication date: March 19, 2010

John Carpenter's Escape from L.A

Snake is back. Kurt Russell teams up with John Carpenter, to reprise his Landmark role as “Snake”, the man with the Black Patch.

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1996

MBC Action:

August 15, 2014 19:00 (KSA) ~ August 15, 2014 18:00 (CLT)

In this sequel to the cult Classic “Escape from New York”, Snake is back, but this time there much more on the line.

The infamous earthquake and Dreaded  "Big One" took place in 1998, The United States have adopted a particularly puritanical and Strict regime, under it’s new president, who is bent into sending all offenders in Los Angeles, making it the world's most dangerous island, the City of Sin.

Cuero Jones, a Latin American anarchist, reigns over this piece of land. And with the help of the president's daughter who rallied to his cause, to neutralize all artificial sources of energy on the planet.

When caught right-handed, Snake is given two choices, Life in Prison or Helping the president, get back his daughter and defeat the uprising. What follows is a Dark moody action thriller that will leave you on the edge, in this fight of morals against power…

Starring:

  • Kurt Russell as Snake Plikssen
  • Steve Buscemi as Map of the stars Eddie
  • Peter Fonda as Pipeline
  • Cliff Robertson as President
  • Valeria Golino as Taslima
  • Stacy Keach as Cmdr. Malloy

Directed by: John Carpenter

Rating:  R