Cor, this was bloody awful. But c'mon who couldn't love a film with all of these elements: Roy Scheider beating a guy to death with a baseball bat, Ray Wise, prisoners taking over a train, helicopter mayhem, nutty prisoner who loves to quote films letting a kid go because she can quote Taxi Driver back at him, awful dramatic music, awful sentimental music, awful fight scenes, bad shooting, cornball ending. Just to top it off I was dancing to the…
I've gone back and forth on which one I prefer of this or part 3 all my life. Doesn't matter, they're both bloody great and as cliche as it may be, the best way to end my Halloween night. Also wanted to use this spot to scream about how amazing it was to see John Carpenter in concert on Friday night playing a whole bunch of his stuff!!! One of the best nights of my life. If you ever get the opportunity, just go!!!