'Escape from New York' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Thu May 27, 2010 at 12:00 PM PDT by

Snake Plissken finally heads to the big apple on high-definition this August!

In an early announcement to retailers, MGM/UA has revealed John Carpenter's 'Escape from New York' starring Kurt Russell is coming to Blu-ray on August 3.

Specs and details have yet to be revealed, but the release will be a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack and suggested list price is $24.99.

Snake's second citywide escape over on the West Coast is already available on Blu-ray and you can read Michael S. Palmer's review of 'Escape from L.A.' here!

You can find the latest specs for 'Escape from New York' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under August 3.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Escape from New York (Blu-ray)
Escape from L.A. (Blu-ray)
Tags: MGM/UA, Disc Announcements (all tags)