Assault on Precinct 13
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Assault on Precinct 13 (1976, USA) is a Crime-Action film directed by John Carpenter.
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- Released in 1976
- Running Time: 91 Min.
- Production Companies: The CKK Corporation, Overseas FilmGroup, Turtle
- Distributors: Turtle Releasing (1976) (USA) (theatrical), Astral Films (Canada) (theatrical), Filmwelt (1979) (West Germany) (theatrical)
- Written and Directed by John Carpenter
- Produced by Steve Fine, J. Stein Kaplan, Joseph Kaufman
- Starring: Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laurie Zimmer
- Original Music by John Carpenter
- Cinematography by Douglas Knapp
- Film Editing by John Carpenter (as John T. Chance)
- An unlikely partnership between a Highway Patrol Officer, two criminals and a station secretary is formed to defend a defunct Los Angeles precinct office against a siege by a bloodthirsty street gang.
Also Known As
- Napad na policijsku stanicu 13 (Croatia - DVD title) / Serbia
- A 13. Rendörörs ostroma (Hungary)
- Asalto en la comisaría del distrito 13 (Spain)
- Assalto à 13ª DP (Brazil)
- Assalto à 13.ª Esquadra (Portugal)
- Assault - Anschlag bei Nacht (Germany)
- Assaut (France)
- Atak na posterunek 13 (Poland)
- Attack mot polisstation 13 (Sweden)
- Attack på polisstation 13 (Sweden)
- Distretto 13: le brigate della morte (Italy)
- Das Ende (Germany)
- Epithesi sto stathmo 13 (Greece - TV title)
- Hyökkäys poliisiasemalle (Finland)
- John Carpenter's Assault on Precinct 13
- Sidste nat på station 13 (Denmark)
- O Stathmos 13 dehetai epithesi (Greece)
- The Anderson Alamo (USA - working title)
- The Siege (USA - working title)
- Trovão das Ruas (Brazil)
- L.A.'s deadliest street gang just declared war on the cops.
- The gang swore a blood oath to destroy Precinct 13... and every cop in it!
- John Carpenter's Award Winning Film
- A cop with a war on his hands. His enemy... an army of street killers. His only ally... a convicted murderer.
- A White Hot Night of Hate!