Meanwhile The Socs and The Greasers prepare to fight. I thought the chracters were very engaging and the performances excellent. The story ends with Ponyboy writing a school report about his experiences. Later that night, a group of 'The Socs' chase and beat up Johnny and attempt to drown Ponyboy in a fountain. Dallas drives Ponyboy to the hospital to visit Johnny.
They can be found on the second disc as additional scenes along with other deleted scenes that were filmed but not put into the movie. The Greasers are Ponyboy, Soda, Darry, Johnny, Dally, Two Bit and Steve. Coppola re-inserted some to make the film more faithful to the book. However, Johnny stabs one Soc and kills him, saving Ponyboy. I thought the acting was great and the plot was good for teenagers, which is the movie's, as well as the book's, target audience.
One week later, Johnny and Ponyboy decide to return to their hometown, with Dallas, to claim the murder as self-defense. Dallas Winston, Ponyboy Curtis and Johnny Cade from 'The Greasers' befriend the rich Cherry Valance and Marcia at a drive-in. Johnny ends up dying from his injuries. The rival gang is knows as the Socs which are the rich kids. This is a story about friendship and how it a group of troubled teens find the love of a family in each other. Caught in the middle is third brother Sodapop, who dropped out of school to work full time.
When Coppola read the book, he was moved not only to adapt and direct it, but to follow it the next year by adapting Hinton's novel. Dallas Winston, Ponyboy Curtis and Johnny Cade from 'The Greasers' befriend the rich Cherry Valance and Marcia at a drive-in. Thomas Howell, Rob Lowe, Ralph Macchio, Tom Cruise, Emilio Estevez, Diane Lane, and Leif Garrett. On the advice of Dallas, and the fact that murderers in Oklahoma will be executed in the electric chair, Ponyboy and Johnny flee on a cargo train, and hide out in an abandoned church in Windrixville. He robs a grocery store and has a gun with him Dally ends up being shot by the police.
Turning the pages of Johnny's copy of Gone with the Wind, Ponyboy finds a letter from Johnny saying that saving the children was worth sacrificing his own life. While the boys leave to get food and supplies someone sets the church on fire. Reviewed by gracegibson 10 I had to read the book in seventh grade and we also watched the movie. Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries. Jo Ellen Misakian, a at in , and her students were responsible for inspiring Coppola to make the film. Francis Ford Coppola has adapted almost every detail of the book into this movie. This movie was one of the few Hollywood offerings to deal realistically with kids from the wrong side of the tracks, and to portray honestly children whose parents had abused, neglected, or otherwise failed them.
He wrote the screenplay for the latter while on days off from shooting the former. Both boys cut their hair and Ponyboy bleaches his with peroxide in order to change their appearances. Ponyboy finds a letter from Johnny stating that saving the lives of the children were worth his own life. But on their way back, they see the church on fire and Ponyboy and Johnny help the children trapped in the church and become heroes. The movie details a town split between the wealthy South Zone gang called 'The Socials' and the poor North Zone gang called 'The Greasers'. Teenage gang members in a mid 60's Oklahoma town become involved in murder, leading to tragic consequences for all concerned.
Thomas Howell, Rob Lowe, Ralph Macchio, Tom Cruise, Emilio Estevez, Diane Lane, and Leif Garrett. However Johnny is badly wounded and confined to the hospital. Dally finds the boys to tell them that they will have help in they are brought to court. Lots of people loved this film, regular people like myself, that is. The film was released on March 25, 1983. Dally and Ponyboy also helped him rescue the children.
A Blu-ray edition of The Outsiders: The Complete Novel was released in Region 1 on June 3, 2014. The story is based on a group of teens call the Greasers. » This lovely film was universally trashed and smashed by all the critics. Sensitive Ponyboy used to have a good relationship with his oldest brother Darrel, but since Darrel became the household caregiver, he is always on Ponyboy's case. One week later, Johnny and Ponyboy decide to return to their hometown, with Dallas, to claim the murder as self-defense. Lots of people loved this film, regular people like myself, that is. Fabulous movie and perfect for teenagers.
They all belong to The Greasers, a gang of boys from the north side also from working class families, often broken. This sets off a chain of events. Ponyboy's main concern is that any problem they may encounter, especially in their Greaser activities, will lead to the authorities splitting up their family. Fearing the consequences Ponyboy, and Johnny leave the town. I thought the cinematography was exceptionally lovely. The main members this group are Bob and Randy. The Outsiders 1983 The Outsiders : The movie details a town split between the wealthy South Zone gang called 'The Socials' and the poor North Zone gang called 'The Greasers'.