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Here are the changes planned for the Escape from New York remake

Yes, the Escape From New York remake is still happening. And no, they're not going to remain super-faithful to the original. Possible spoilers ahead!

Snake Plissken's Escape From New York lifeclock gets an official Kickstarter campaign
Nov 4, 2016

Here's a heroic timepiece from John Carpenter's Escape From New York you'll be tempted by.

Image of the day: Escape from New York's not-so-special effects, courtesy of James Cameron
Aug 30, 2016

Before he became a director, James Cameron worked in the special effects department. This is what he came up with for Escape From New York.

John Carpenter wins plagiarism lawsuit against Luc Besson over Escape from New York 'rip-off'
Jul 29, 2016

French filmmaker Luc Besson's movie Lockout was apparently a little too close for comfort to Carpenter's classic.

Another studio sets out to remake John Carpenter's Escape From New York
Jan 14, 2015

Snake Plissken is getting another chance at returning to the big screen. Yes, again.

These three actors could be Snake in Escape from New York remake
Sep 2, 2014

The Escape From New York remake lives ... and one of three actors could be putting on Snake Plissken's eyepatch.

New line of action figures captures the vintage Star Wars feel you crave
Aug 15, 2014

If you still miss your old action figures, one company is about to make you very happy.

That Escape from New York reboot? Joel Silver says it'll be a prequel trilogy
Feb 10, 2014

Were you wondering what's up with that planned Escape from New York reboot? Good news, everyone, because plans are in motion to make not only one flick, but three.

Concept art, footage from aborted Snake Plissken TV series + game
Oct 2, 2013

The ass-kicking protagonist of Escape From New York, Snake Plissken, almost lived on in an anime series and videogame back in the early 2000s.

Kurt Russell explains the one thing any new Snake Plissken has to be
Mar 27, 2013

With the Escape from New York reboot back on track (yay!), it’s cool to hear from the man who played one of movie history’s awesomest badasses ever.

1 of these guys could be the new Snake in Escape From NY reboot
Mar 26, 2013

The casting options have leaked out, so who do you want to be the next Snake Plissken?

Snake Plissken is back! Escape from New York getting a reboot
Mar 18, 2013

It’s taken a few years to get off the ground, but it looks like that Escape From New York reboot is finally back on track.

10 least heroic actions by sci-fi's greatest action heroes
Dec 14, 2012

Tony Stark isn't the first "hero" whose actions have been far from heroic.