Escape from LA Movie Review Summary

Actors: Kurt Russell

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Escape from LA, the sequel film to Escape from New York, improves much on the original. Snake Plissken (a hard as nail gun slinger) is captured and forced to complete an urgent mission for the oppressive US government. This mission takes Snake the penal colony of LA, where he must: find a “briefcase”, rescue the president's daughter, and escape before a deadly virus kills him.
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The review of this Movie prepared by qwerty

The sequel to Escape from New York. Kurt goes into the LA prison this time, but the movie is actually a lame retread.
The review of this Movie prepared by steve

Script Analysis of Escape from LA

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 50%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   science fiction story Repressive Society    -   Yes Repression:    -   locks you away    -   kills without good reason    -   escape from prison Technology/$$$$/Info hunt    -   Yes Stealing/recovering/destroying    -   power source Character operated on/altered?    -   Yes Kind of alteration:    -   poisoned/made sick

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   accused criminal    -   criminal Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Earth setting:    -   near future (later in 21st century) Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes Big cities?    -   Yes Misc settings    -   prison Kind of city    -   Dirty, crime-ridden (like NY)

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   explicit references to deaths Tone of movie    -   funny Kinds of F/X    -   exploding vehicles    -   exploding bombs    -   exotic big cities

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