Articles Tagged “Escape From New York”

  • The Filmmaker Spotlight #3 – Kurt Russell

    For my third spotlight on filmmakers, I have chosen Kurt Russell, as I grew up watching his films as a child. A talented actor with a passion for aviation, Kurt Russell was born on March 17, 1951 and began his career with films as a young child, including the 1963 film, It Happened at the […]

  • Kurt Russell: The John Wayne of My Generation

    In honor of all the inspiration he provided to me as a youth and even now and for all the work he has brought forth to the film industry, I’d like to take this time to personally thank Mr. Kurt Russell for spending his time and energy to create such art and joy in film. […]

  • New Line Abandons “Escape From New York”

    After countless fits and starts and years in development, New Line Cinema has decided to cancel their plans to remake Escape From New York, according to Deadline. The original film is considered a classic to many action fans, and features Kurt Russel as Snake Plissken, the iconic eye-patch wielding anti-hero. Set within a dystopian future […]