Iconic Science Fiction Men We Love

9.Escape from New York

The role of Snake Plissken is played to the hilt by heartthrob Kurt Russell. He worked on the right side of the law when he was working as a Special Operative during WWIII. When he lost his eye and when his parents were burned alive the during the “Leningrad Ruse” he turned to the criminal life because he was disillusioned with the government. He only had one friend, Bill Taylor, and two criminal business partners he hung around.


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