Escape from L.A.

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,426,861Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
53% - Rotten
Audience
40% - Spilled

Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Theatrical Release: August 9th, 1996 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: August 5th, 1997 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for violence and some language
Franchise: Escape from New York
Keywords: Delayed Sequel
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Cast

Pam Grier    Hershe Las Palmas
Steve Buscemi    Map to the Stars Eddie
Kurt Russell    Snake Plissken
Peter Fonda    Pipeline
Breckin Meyer    Surfer
Bruce Campbell    Surgeon General of Beverly Hills
Valeria Golino    Taslima
Cliff Robertson    President
Robert Carradine    Skinhead
Stacy Keach    Malloy

Production and Technical Credits

Director    John Carpenter

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/08/09 3 $8,912,557   2,312 $3,855   $8,912,557 3
1996/08/16 6 $4,247,255 -52% 2,312 $1,837   $17,105,662 10
1996/08/23 10 $2,110,146 -50% 2,172 $972   $21,281,286 17
1996/08/30 16 $1,538,055 -27% 1,472 $1,045   $23,695,941 24
1996/09/06 29 $352,233 -77% 708 $498   $24,321,918 31
1996/09/13 27 $313,110 -11% 452 $693   $24,723,832 38
1996/09/20 47 $56,229 -82% 253 $222   $24,828,263 45
1996/09/27 49 $48,447 -14% 189 $256   $24,901,770 52
1996/10/25 25 $188,299   355 $530   $25,164,531 80
1996/11/01 38 $81,397 -57% 165 $493   $25,329,895 87

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