Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

Escape from L.A. (1996)

R
101 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Snake Plissken is once again called in by the United States government to recover a potential doomsday device from Los Angeles, now an autonomous island where undesirables are deported.
Writers
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
Trending & News
MOVIEmeter
Members only
News articles
Box Office
Budget
$ 50,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 8,912,557
Gross (USA)
$ 25,477,365
Gross (World)
$ 16,800,000
See all box office data

Release date
Aug 9, 1996 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
52 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Kurt Russell
Snake Plissken Snake Plissken   See fewer
Top 5000
Steve Buscemi
Map to the Stars Eddie Map to the Stars Eddie   See fewer
Top 5000
Peter Fonda
Pipeline Pipeline   See fewer
Top 5000
Cliff Robertson
President President   See fewer
Members only
Valeria Golino
Taslima Taslima   See fewer
Top 5000
Stacy Keach
Cmdr. Malloy Cmdr. Malloy   See fewer
Top 5000
Pam Grier
Hershe Las Palmas Hershe Las Palmas   See fewer
Top 5000
Bruce Campbell
Surgeon General of Beverly Hills Surgeon General of Beverly Hills   See fewer
Top 5000
Georges Corraface
Cuervo Jones (as George Corraface) Cuervo Jones (as George Corraface)   See fewer
Members only
Top 5000
A.J. Langer
Utopia Utopia   See fewer
Members only
Ina Romeo
Hooker Hooker   See fewer
Members only
Peter Jason
Duty Sergeant Duty Sergeant   See fewer
Members only
Jordan Baker
Police Anchor Police Anchor   See fewer
Members only
Caroleen Feeney
Woman on Freeway Woman on Freeway   See fewer
Members only
Paul Bartel
Congressman Congressman   See fewer
Members only
Tom McNulty
Officer Officer   See fewer
Members only
Jeff Imada
Saigon Shadow Saigon Shadow   See fewer
Members only
Breckin Meyer
Surfer Surfer   See fewer
Top 5000
Robert Carradine
Skinhead Skinhead   See fewer
Top 5000
Shelly Desai
Cloaked Figure Cloaked Figure   See fewer
Members only
Leland Orser
Test Tube Test Tube   See fewer
Top 5000
Kathleen Blanchard
Female Narrator (voice) Female Narrator (voice)   See fewer
Members only
William Luduena
Mescalito Mescalito   See fewer
Members only
Gabriel Castillo
Mescalito Mescalito   See fewer
Members only
William Peña
Jacket Mescalito Jacket Mescalito   See fewer
Members only
David Perrone
US Cleric Justice US Cleric Justice   See fewer
Members only
Greg Anthony
Armed Street Thug (uncredited) Armed Street Thug (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Jacqueline Artecona
Street Walker (uncredited) Street Walker (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Julien Cesario
Mescalito (uncredited) Mescalito (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Bojesse Christopher
Surfer (uncredited) Surfer (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Nick Danger
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Mike Dawson
Gang Member (uncredited) Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Michele Edison
Hooker (uncredited) Hooker (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Brian Freifield
Hanging Victim (uncredited) Hanging Victim (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Isaac Hayes
Guard at Basketball Court (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Guard at Basketball Court (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Joseph B. Henry
Black Gang Member (uncredited) Black Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
John Koyama
Hershe Gang Member (uncredited) Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Leo Lee
Hershe Gang Member (uncredited) Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Al Leong
Hershe Gang Member (uncredited) Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
James Lew
Hershe Gang Member (uncredited) Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Curtis Newman
Armed Street Thug (archive footage) (uncredited) Armed Street Thug (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Deirdre O'Brien
Punker Girl (uncredited) Punker Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Angela Torrez Parker
Hooker (uncredited) Hooker (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Stuart Quan
Hershe Gang Member (uncredited) Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Thomas Rosales Jr.
Gang Member (uncredited) Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Wyatt Russell
Orphan Boy (uncredited) Orphan Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
Top 500
Antony Sauvé
Mescalito (uncredited) Mescalito (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
John Sencio
Skinhead in Alley (uncredited) Skinhead in Alley (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Aiden Starr
Surgeon General Nurse (uncredited) Surgeon General Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Johnny Torres
Mescalito (uncredited) Mescalito (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Vivicca A. Whitsett
Bitch Gang Leader (uncredited) Bitch Gang Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

5.7 / 10 | 61,327 votes