December 6, 2021
The sequel John Carpenter’s Escape From L.A. will arrive on 4K Ultra HD on Feb. 22 from Paramount Home Entertainment.
Released in 1996, the film is the follow up to Escape From New York. Kurt Russell returns as anti-hero Snake Plissken, who is called upon to save the world from a doomsday device after a 9.6 quake levels most of Los Angeles. Scenes include Snake surfing Wilshire Blvd., shooting hoops at the Coliseum and dive bombing the Happy Kingdom theme park. The supporting cast includes Steve Buscemi, Peter Fonda, Pam Grier, Stacy Keach, Cliff Robertson and Bruce Campbell.
The 4K Ultra HD release features Dolby Vision and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio. The disc also includes access to a digital copy of the film and the original theatrical trailer.