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“Escape From New York: The Official Story of the Film” Book Coming

One of those great landmark films from the 80s, “Escape From New York,” is getting an ‘official’ book. This isn’t your average companion tome, but an in depth look at all aspects of the iconic John Carpenter flick. Written by John Walsh, “Escape From New York: The Official Story” is coming from Titan Books later this year.

Discover the thrilling story behind the making of Escape from New York and celebrate its legacy in this visually stunning, exclusive retrospective.

Over forty years after the release of the iconic hit, Escape from New York: The Official Story of the Film delves into the archives to showcase the creation of the movie. Directed by John Carpenter and released in 1981, Escape from New York thrilled audiences worldwide with its memorable characters, gritty premise and creative special effects.

Escape from New York: The Official Story of the Film is the ultimate retrospective to the cult-classic movie. This must-have book intricately illustrates the production process of the science-fiction blockbuster, plus the impact and influence in popular culture, as well as the costuming, special effects, music, posters, and much more. Featuring brand new interviews with cast and crew, this extraordinary collection of never-before-seen art will give fans exclusive insight into every aspect of Escape From New York.

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Also, you should absolutely pick up this 4K film collection of Carpenter’s works, “Escape From New York,” “The Fog,” “They Live,” and “Prince of Darkness” on Amazon here.

The book is set to start shipping on September 28th, 2021. You can pre-order it on Amazon here.

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