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Escape From New York Soundtrack

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Escape From New York Picture
1981
Kurt Rusell plays "Snake" Plissken.
Score Music Composer(s): John Carpenter, Alan Howarth

The simplistic but effective synthesized soundtrack for the film was composed by John Carpenter and veteran horror genre composer Alan Howarth (Halloween 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6). An expanded version is available from Silva-Screen Records.

The following instrumental Score pieces were featured in Escape From New York:

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Main Title - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterBank Robbery - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"Prison Introduction" - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterOver the Wall/Airforce One - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterHe's Still Alive/Romero - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"'snake' Plissken" - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterOrientation - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"Tell Him" - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterEngulfed Cathedral [Debussy] - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterAcross the Roof - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterDescent into New York - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterBack to the Pod [Version #1] - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterEveryone's Coming to New York - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"Don't Go Down There! " - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterBack to the Pod /The Crazies Come Out [Version #2] - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"I Heard You Were Dead! " - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterArrival at the Library - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"You Are the Duke of New York" - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterDuke Arrives/Barricade - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterPresident at the Train - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"Who Are You?" - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterPolice Action - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterRomero and the President - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterPresident Is Gone - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter69th Street Bridge - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterOver the Wall - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter"The Name Is Plissken" - Alan Howarth, John CarpenterSnake Shake/End Credits - Alan Howarth, John Carpenter
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Escape From New York