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March 23, 2007

Kurt Russell Chimes in On the "Escape from New York" Remake

You know how Gerard Butler was just asked to star in a remake of "Escape from New York"? Well, the original Snake Plissken (that'd be Kurt Russell, of course) is none too happy about the decision.More…

August 7, 2006

Snake Plissken to "Escape from Earth"?

John Carpenter's "Escape from New York" is a true-blue cult classic among (male) movie fans of a certain age (old, like me), but the goofy follow-up, "Escape from L.A.," didn't exactly strike the same gold-mine. Fortunately it looks like Carpenter, Kurt Russell, and Paramount might be close to striking a deal for Part 3 -- which would be called "Escape from Earth."More…