CULTURE

Saturday 21/08

Escape from New York Science-fiction adventure directed by John Carpenter, starring Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine. Donald Pleasence, Isaac Hayes and Harry Dean Stanton. In a futuristic violent world, in which New York City is a free-for-all prison, sneering Snake Plissken, sporting an eye patch and a mullet, is the only man who can enter the fallen metropolis to save the US president after Airforce 1 is hijacked and crashes. (Alpha – 23.00)