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Escape from New York Reviews

April 19, 2015
An occasionally inconsistent visual transfer notwithstanding, this is easily the best home-video release to date of John Carpenter's sci-fi spectacle, with a near-perfect audio track and enough extras to satisfy any diehard.
November 22, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 9, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
October 19, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
July 21, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
May 1, 2005
| Original Score: 6/7
June 19, 2004
A mere 400% rise in crime doesn't even come close as a good reason to abandon trillions of dollars in infrastructure and real estate represented by that huge city.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
March 9, 2004
A true original! The best of action adventure genre!
Full Review
February 8, 2004
The film's reputation surely outstrips its actual content, but it still contains enough action and danger and really weird stuff to satisfy fans of low-budget cult classics.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
January 24, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
December 30, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
December 27, 2003
Escape to New York and enjoy the ride.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
December 16, 2003
For fans of John Carpenter's cult classic, MGM restores the film's infamous first reel. An A-number-1 DVD package.
May 13, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
February 13, 2001
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4