Escape from New York was filmed in 1981. We can attribute this movie to the genre:
|IMDB Rating:||7.1 out of 10 (40240 votes)|
In the future, crime is out of control and New York City is a maximum security prison. Grabbing a bargaining chip right out of the air, convicts bring down the President's plane in bad old Gotham. Gruff Snake Plissken, a one-eyed lone warrior new to prison life, is coerced into bringing the President, and his cargo, out of this land of undesirables.