Sensorial Intake

Escape From L.A. (1996)


Movie Details

Title:   Escape From L.A.
Director:   John Carpenter
Year:   1996
Genre:   Sci-Fi
Times Seen:   1
Last Seen:   07/19/2011

Other Movies Seen By This Director (4)
- Halloween
- The Fog
- The Thing
- The Ward

Viewing Notes

Rewatch: Yes

I watched this movie on 07/19/2011 at/on/via DVD.

My Thoughts

I have fond memories of watching a way-too-dark print of Escape from New York at a drive-in theater back in the day, but remember hating Escape From L.A. when I saw it at the theater. I decided to give it another chance and actually quite enjoyed it this time around.

The SFX don't hold up so well, and maybe they didn't even back in 1996, but still a fun post-apocalyptic movie. Have no idea why I hated it so much the first time round.


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