Still holding out well after all these years, is Snake Plisken sent out by Lee ‘Nimble’ Van Cleef to save President Donald ‘Perfectly’ Pleasance who, in our opinion, is the scariest character in the film. Or indeed, any film, or any situation in real or imagined life. Or a bus. Especially a bus. With Isaac Hayes and Ernest ‘Bingo was his name-o’ Borgnine.