Tag: Donald Pleasance

Shaun vs. Escape From New York (1981)

escape1Directed by John Carpenter

Starring Kurt Russell, Donald Pleasance, Henry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau, Tom Atkins and Lee Van Cleef

In the future year of 1997, New York has been turned into a prison for those undesirable killers, psychos, wackos, etc.  On his way to a summit vital information that would bring the current war with other super power countries, the President’s plane is taken down over the prison and he’s taken hostage.  As a last ditch effort to save the President, and the information, former war hero turned criminal “Snake” Plissken is forced to take the mission to rescue the President within 22 hours in exchange for a full pardon.   Continue reading “Shaun vs. Escape From New York (1981)”

Shaun vs. Terror in the Aisles (1984)

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Directed by Andrew Kuehn

Starring Donald Pleasance, Nancy Allen and a cast of thousands!

Released October 26, 1984

Rated R

Donald Pleasance (Halloween) and Nancy Allen (Dressed to Kill) play two of the worst theatre patrons ever as they narrate a documentary about scary films while showing clips and scenes from classic monster movies of the 30s up to the nasty slashers of the early 80s while covering topics such as how sex gets you killed in these movies and how do they do those darn effects? Continue reading “Shaun vs. Terror in the Aisles (1984)”