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officials such as the President and Gen. Hauk. As with his other films, Carpenter does not need to explain the minutiae of backstory because he is using emotion to influence both the characters in the film and the viewer outside it. Much of this stylistic credit goes to co-writer Nick Castle, who is credited with adding both the tape and the current ending to the film. However, Carpenter and Russell are responsible for creating essential a blank slate; Snake Plissken has little to no internal conflict. All his obstacles are externalized. However, this is done purposefully, for the reasons above and also to make him the perfect audience avatar. Carpenter’s films are prone to putting us in the shoes of
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