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.

18 great sci-fi movies you can watch right now on Netflix Instant
May 8, 2013

There are a ton of great sci-fi movies available right now on Netflix. But, where to start?

1st clip from astro-prison pic Lockout shows Guy Pearce is a space jerk
Dec 17, 2012

The more we get to see of writer-producer Luc Besson's space-based film Lockout the more it looks like the kind of pulpy, anti-heroic fun that we haven't encountered since John Carpenter's Escape From New York. And by the looks of it, that's exactly what the filmmakers are going for.

Watch Guy Pearce get punched a LOT in 1st 5 minutes of Lockout
Dec 17, 2012

In a late push to build some buzz for the futuristic prison flick Lockout, the studio has released the first five minutes online—and judging by the footage, it actually looks pretty good.

1st trailer for Luc Besson's funny, violent space prison flick
Dec 16, 2012

Do you like entertaining, action-packed sci-fi? Yeah, so do we. And if this trailer for the upcoming movie Lockout is anything to go by, we'll be the first in line to see the Luc Besson-produced movie when it comes out on April 13, 2012.

Besson's space prison pic: New trailer/title, same kick-ass action
Dec 16, 2012

A few days ago, we showed you the awesome trailer for the space prison movie, Lockout. Now we have a newer, longer and even more awesome trailer for you. Only this time, it's for MS One: Maximum Security, Lockout's brand-new name.

If you miss Snake Plissken, you'll love the new Lockout trailer
Dec 16, 2012

Even if you believe Lockout is a shameless ripoff of Escape From New York, you can't deny this prison-in-space extravaganza packs some serious testosterone.

Watch action-packed antigravity space brawl in new Lockout clip
Dec 16, 2012

The more we see of writer Luc Besson's new sci-fi prison adventure flick Lockout, the more pumped we are about the Snake Plissken-style antics of leading man Guy Pearce. The first clip we showed you was all about the banter, but this time it's all about the sci-fi action.

See Guy Pearce kick ass on Earth and in space in new Lockout ad
Dec 16, 2012

We're getting more and psyched for the space-prison escape flick Lockout, especially now that we've seen Guy Pearce in gravity-defying action. Now a new TV spot is here to up the ante yet again, and this time the action isn't just in outer space.