About the film
prison u.s. president earthquake dystopia attempt to escape sequel los angeles, california reluctant hero
Escape from L.A.
Release Date: August 09, 1996
|Slogan||:||«Snake Is Back.»|
|Genres||:||Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller|
|Production Companies||:||Paramount, Rysher Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Debra Hill, Carrie Frazier, Kurt Russell|
|Writers||:||Debra Hill, Kurt Russell, John Carpenter, John Carpenter, Nick Castle|
This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and makes it a penal colony for those found guilty of moral crimes. When his daughter, part of a resistance movement, steals the control unit for a doomsday weapon, Snake again gets tapped to save the day.