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
June 9, 2007
December 6, 2005
October 19, 2005
July 21, 2005
May 1, 2005
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.
March 9, 2004
A true original! The best of action adventure genre!
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.
January 24, 2004
December 30, 2003
December 27, 2003
Escape to New York and enjoy the ride.
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
February 13, 2001