Info about Movie:
In 1997, when the US President crashes into Manhattan. Security prison, a convicted bank robber is sent in for a rescue. A hardened criminal is offered a pardon if he rescues the president from convicts in the prison city of Manhattan. 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 warrior new to prison life, is coerced into bringing the President, and his cargo, out of this land of undesirables.
Director: John Carpenter