Escape from New York
Cast: Adrienne Barbeau, John Carpenter, Jamie Lee Curtis, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, Kurt Russell, Harry Dean Stanton, Lee Van Cleef, George 'Buck' Flower, Ken Tipton and others
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.