Escape from L.A.

Escape from L.A. (1996)

Snake is back.

  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1996-08-09
  • User Rating: 5.8/10 from 1350 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 40min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Paramount
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: John Carpenter
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Into the 9.6-quaked Los Angeles of 2013 comes Snake Plissken. His job: wade through L.A.'s ruined landmarks to retrieve a doomsday device.

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  • Kurt Russell

    as Snake Plissken
  • Stacy Keach

    as Malloy
  • Steve Buscemi

    as Eddie
  • A.J. Langer

    as Utopia
  • Bruce Campbell

    as Surgeon General of Beverly Hills
  • Pam Grier

    as Hershe Las Palamas
  • Peter Fonda

    as Pipeline
  • Georges Corraface

    as Cuervo Jones
  • Robert Carradine

    as Skinhead
  • Michelle Forbes

    as Brazen
  • Valeria Golino

    as Taslima
  • Leland Orser

    as Test Tube
  • Jeff Imada

    as Saigon Shadow
  • Al Leong

    as Hershe Gang Member
  • James Lew

    as Hershe Gang Member
  • Breckin Meyer

    as Surfer
  • Ina Romeo

    as Hooker
  • Peter Jason

    as Duty Sergeant
  • Jordan Baker

    as Police Anchor
  • Caroleen Feeney

    as Woman on Freeway
  • Paul Bartel

    as Congressman
  • Shelly Desai

    as Cloaked Figure
  • Julien Cesario

    as Mescalito (uncredited)
  • Cliff Robertson

    as President
  • Thomas Rosales Jr.

    as Gang Member (uncredited)
  • John Koyama

    as Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)
  • Leo Lee

    as Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)
  • Stuart Quan

    as Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)
  • Wyatt Russell

    as Orphan Boy (uncredited)
  • Jamie Lee Curtis

    as Female Narrator (uncredited)
Camera Gary B. Kibbe Director of Photography
Writing Kurt Russell Screenplay
Directing John Carpenter Director
Sound Shirley Walker Original Music Composer
Art Lawrence G. Paull Production Design
Sound John Carpenter Original Music Composer
Writing John Carpenter Screenplay
Writing John Carpenter Characters
Editing Edward A. Warschilka Editor
Writing Nick Castle Characters
Writing Debra Hill Screenplay
Production Debra Hill Producer
Production Kurt Russell Producer
Production Carrie Frazier Casting
Art Richard F. Mays Set Designer
Crew Bill MacSems Property Master
Art Jordu Schell Sculptor
Costume & Make-Up Susan Mills Hairstylist
Art Carol Kiefer Art Department Coordinator
Art Darrell L. Wight Set Designer
Art William Hiney Assistant Art Director
Art Bruce Crone Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Dennis Liddiard Makeup Artist
Art Jim McPherson Sculptor
Art Nathan Crowley Set Designer
Costume & Make-Up Robin Michel Bush Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Marvin G. Westmore Makeup Artist
Art Christopher S. Nushawg Set Designer
Art Kathe Klopp Set Decoration
Art Patrick M. Sullivan Set Designer
Costume & Make-Up Joseph Yuss Simon Makeup Artist
Art John Hoskins Construction Coordinator
Crew Erik Stabenau Stunts
Costume & Make-Up Rick Baker Makeup Artist
Crew Steven Lambert Stunts
Crew Chad Stahelski Stunts
Crew Jeff Imada Stunt Coordinator
Crew Thomas Rosales Jr. Stunts
Crew Eugene Collier Stunts
Crew Annie Ellis Stunts
Crew Barbara Anne Klein Stunts
Crew Rick Avery Stunts
Crew Jadie David Stunts
Crew Joni Avery Stunts
Crew Troy Robinson Stunts
Crew Laura Albert Stunts
Crew Janet Brady Stunts
Crew Danny Epper Stunts
Directing Marty Jedlicka Second Assistant Director
Directing Christian P. Della Penna Assistant Director
Crew Jeff Cadiente Stunts
Crew Damon Caro Stunts
Crew John Casino Stunt Double
Crew William H. Burton Jr. Stunts
Crew Rochelle Ashana Stunts
Crew John Ashker Stunts
Crew Mike Ceballos Stunts
Crew George Cheung Stunts
Crew Phil Chong Stunts
Crew Paul Crawford Stunts
Crew Clarke Coleman Stunts
Crew Gary Davis Stunts
Crew Maria Doest Stunts
Crew Gregg Dandridge Stunts
Crew Richard L. Duran Stunts
Crew John Escobar Stunts
Crew Ramiro González Stunts
Crew Al Goto Stunts
Crew Shawn Howell Stunts
Crew Norman Howell Stunts
Crew Brian Imada Stunts
Crew Toby Holguin Stunts
Crew Tom Harper Stunts
Crew John Hateley Stunts
Crew Dan Inosanto Stunts
Crew Steven D. Ito Stunts
Crew Joe Greblo Stunts
Crew John Koyama Stunts
Crew Freddie Jin Stunts
Crew Matt Johnston Stunts
Crew Brad Lackey Stunts
Crew Peter Lai Stunts
Crew Daniel Lee Stunts
Crew Leo Lee Stunts
Crew Al Leong Stunts
Crew James Lew Stunts
Crew Brad Martin Stunts
Crew Steve Martinez Stunts
Crew Dwayne McGee Stunts
Crew Bennie Moore Stunts
Crew Jimmy Ortega Stunts
Crew Wayne Montanio Stunts
Crew Simon Rhee Stunts
Crew Vernon Rieta Stunts
Crew Stuart Quan Stunts
Crew Mario Roberts Stunts
Crew Jimmy N. Roberts Stunt Double
Crew Gilbert Rosales Stunts
Crew Debbie Lynn Ross Stunts
Crew Kenny Searle Stunt Double
Crew Ray Sua Stunts
Crew Keith Tellez Stunts
Crew Nils Allen Stewart Stunts
Crew Gary Toy Stunts
Crew Cris Thomas-Palomino Stunts
Crew Tierre Turner Stunts
Crew David Wald Stunts
Crew Dain Turner Stunts
Crew Danny Wong Stunts
Crew Danny Weselis Stunts
Crew Roger Yuan Stunts
Crew Marian Green Stunts
Crew Nick Brett Utility Stunts
Crew J.N. Roberts Stunts
Crew Hugh Aodh O'Brien Stunts
Crew Scott Waugh Stunts
Crew Nancy Young Stunts
Crew Courtney Pakiz Stunts
Crew Ron Balicki Stunt Driver