Escape From New York



“1997…New York City is now a maximum security prison..Breaking out is impossible..Breaking in is insane”.

Scarce, original 1981 Italian one-sheet movie poster for John Carpenter’s quintessential cult 80’s sci-fi actioner “Escape From New York”. This rolled (as issued) example is presented in original unrestored condition and displays to fine effect with magnificent country unique, Italian finished artwork by Renato Casaro…it’s not often you get to see a decapitated Statue of Liberty…A true classic 80’s action poster and film, and an extremely collectable piece of cool and desirable original movie memorabilia that is hard to find in this format.

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Trivia: Kurt Russell pitched himself hard for the role of Snake Plissken as he was very keen to shake off his Disney image.

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Italian One-Sheet / Single Sided / 27″ x 40″

Country of Origin



Very Fine plus – Near Mint minus / Originally rolled (as issued)


John Carpenter


Adrienne Barbeau, Kurt Russell, Donald Pleasance, Ernest Borgnine, Harry Dean Stanton, Isaac Hayes, Lee Van Cleef

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