ESCAPE FROM L.A.
Film 1996. Written by John Carpenter, Debra Hill and Kurt Russell. Directed by John Carpenter. Starring Kurt Russell, Stacy Keach, Steve Buscemi, Peter Fonda, Georges Corraface, Cliff Robertson, Michelle Forbes and Pam Grier.
Source Features: BBB (16) TIMELINE (1) MAP (5) OTHER (22) THEMES (1)

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BOGUS BUSINESS BUREAU
1107 Cafe BBBDiningCafes and Delis

107 Cafe
Cafe in the Happy Kingdom by the Sea.



2Air Force 3 BBBVehiclesAircrafts

Air Force 3
The President's daughter Utopia's jet.



3American Spirit BBBTobaccoCigarettes

American Spirit
At the end of the movie, Snake smokes an American Spirit cigarette. There is a tobacco company called American Spirit, but you can see the pack in the shot, and they're not the same ones.



4Benford Space Defense LabBBBResearch InstitutesLaboratories

Benford Space Defense Lab


5Core Burner BBBWeaponsGuns

Core Burner
Gun that the government gives Snake. Comes with magnesium ammo.



6Fun Gun BBBWeaponsGuns

Fun Gun
Gun in Cuervo Jones' car's dashboard that Eddie uses to knock Snake out.



7Happy Kingdom by the Sea BBBAmusementAmusement Parks

Happy Kingdom by the Sea




8Museum BBBEntertainmentMuseums

Museum
Generic museum in the Happy Kingdom by the Sea.



9Painless Dentist BBBHealthcareDentists

Painless Dentist
Dentist sign in the Happy Kingdom by the Sea.



10San Fernando Valley MallBBBRetailShopping Centers

San Fernando Valley Mall


11Shark 3 BBBVehiclesWatercrafts

Shark 3
Submarine. One-man submersible that the government uses to send Snake into L.A.



12The Surgeon General of Beverly Hills BBBHealthcarePlastic Surgery

The Surgeon General of Beverly Hills
Plastic surgeon with the army of renegade plastic surgery victims that captured Snake.



13The Sword of Damocles BBBWeaponsBlade Weapons

The Sword of Damocles
A super weapon, a series of satellites capable of rendering all electronic devices anywhere on the planet useless. The President intends to use the system to destroy America's enemies' ability to function and eventually dominate the world.



14The United States Police Force BBBLegal AidPolice Departments

The United States Police Force
Federal police force of the future United States.



15Urolyde BBBWeaponsMiscellaneous Weapons

Urolyde
Substance in the oral projectile / mouth dart that the government gives Snake that will stun the enemy for several seconds.



16Zero Plastic BBBNightlifeNightclubs

Zero Plastic
Nightclub where Snake goes looking for Cuervo Jones.



FICTITIOUS TIMELINE
17August 23, 2000 Dates21st Century: 00sEvents

August 23, 2000
An earthquake measuring 9.6 on the Richter Scale hits Los Angeles at 12:59pm, turning it into an island.



MAKE BELIEVE MAP
18The Beverly Hills MapResidential CommunitiesApartment and Condos

The Beverly Hills
OId apartment building where Snake encounters the Surgeon General of Beverly Hills.



19Firebase 7MapStructuresMilitary Bases

Firebase 7
Deportation Station near Los Angeles.

20Los Angeles Island MapGeographic AreasIslands

Los Angeles Island
Now an island on the border of civilization, L.A. is a no-man's land of chaos, anarchy and darkness.



21New Vegas, Thailand MapUrban AreasCities-U.S.

New Vegas, Thailand
U.S. Territory. Mentioned by reporter - where Snake was apprehended.



22San Fernando Sea MapWaterSeas

San Fernando Sea
New sea formed when Los Angeles became an island.



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23Cuervo JonesOtherQuotesQuotes

Cuervo Jones
Cuervo Jones: Bend over, Mr. President. It's time for a spanking.

24Cuervo JonesOtherQuotesQuotes

Cuervo Jones
Cuervo Jones: Nobody rolls into this town and disrespects me. Not Snake Plissken, not nobody.

25Korean DragonsOtherCriminalsGangs

Korean Dragons
Gang in L.A. that Taslima warns Snake about.

26Malloy OtherQuotesQuotes

Malloy
Malloy: Designer viruses, Plissken. Wave of the future.



27Map to the Stars Eddie OtherQuotesQuotes

Map to the Stars Eddie
Map to the Stars Eddie: This town loves a winner.



28Mescalito Justice OtherCriminalsGangs

Mescalito Justice
Peruvian terrorist Cuervo Jones' gang in L.A.



29PipelineOtherQuotesQuotes

Pipeline
Pipeline: Thanks for not killing me, man, I owe you one.

30Plutoxin 7 Virus OtherMedical ConditionsViruses

Plutoxin 7 Virus
Malloy tells Snake he has been injected with the Plutoxin 7 Virus and has 8 hours to find the president's daughter and bring back the black box she stole from Airforce 3.



31The President's daughter's name. OtherTriviaName Game

The President's daughter's name.
Elysium
Utopia
Shangri-La




32Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: Everybody dies.



33Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: I shut down the third world, you win they lose. I shut down America, you win they lose. The more things change the more they stay the same.



34Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: Your rules are really beginning to annoy me.



35Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: Catches on quick, doesn't she?



36Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: Welcome to the human race.



37Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: What do you say we play a little Bangkok rules. nobody draws until this hits the ground. You ready? ...Draw.



38Snake PlisskenOtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: Which one of you assholes gets to die tryin' to stick me?

39Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: You need me for something. What is it?



40Snake Plissken OtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: You slow down, Dickhead, I'm the one who's dyin'.



41Snake PlisskenOtherQuotesQuotes

Snake Plissken
Snake Plissken: Hell of a team.

42Surgeon General of Beverly Hills OtherQuotesQuotes

Surgeon General of Beverly Hills
Surgeon General of Beverly Hills (feeling Taslima's breasts): My God, they're real!



43Taslima OtherQuotesQuotes

Taslima
Taslima: Once you figure out this place, it's really not so bad.



44Untitled OtherThemesSin City


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