Allen Johnston and Chris Scott

24. Escape From New York / Escape From LA

24. Escape From New York / Escape From LA

We know you may be sick of hearing about Trump’s first 100 days in office so take your mind off current affairs as we discuss the ‘Escape From….’ series , set in a dystopian future where authoritarian demagogue presidents wall off undesirables. *Allen and Chris look to camera* In this episode we discuss: Kurt Russell’s hair The aristocracy Great casting Wonderfully named characters we never see John Carpenter’s great films Was Escape From LA ahead of it’s time? And Snake Plissken’s view on trans rights! Remind yourself of the films here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Escape_from_New_York https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Escape_from_L.A.   MISCELLANEOUS The discussed cut scene that would have served as the introduction to Snake Plissken in Escape From New York : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jlken5NO7Ew Episode Posters at https://www.facebook.com/pg/DiminishingReturnsPod/photos/   CONTACT LINKS Email us at: diminishingpod@gmail.com Find us at https://www.facebook.com/DiminishingReturnsPod https://twitter.com/diminishingpod  (@diminishingpod) https://diminishingpod.wordpress.com/ https://www.instagram.com/diminishingpod/ YouTube: Diminishing Returns    DIMINISHING RETURNS: A comedy podcast about movie sequels, prequels, spin-offs and reboots. Hosted by Allen and Chris. WARNING: Contains Scottish accents and spoilers.

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