PG | | Crime, Drama
The rivalry between two gangs, the poor Greasers and the rich Socs, only heats up when one gang member kills a member of the other.
The non-profit organization producer and performer Anthony Begonia volunteers with was used as a catering home base on several occasions for the film.
When I stepped out into the bright sunlight, from the darkness of the movie house, I had only two things on my mind: Paul Newman, and a ride home.
(at around 1h 3 mins) When Johnny is lying face down in the hospital, the cut on his cheek is on the left (the image is flopped).
Closing dedication: This film is dedicated to the people who first suggested that it be made... Librarian Jo Ellen Misakian and the students of the Lone Star School in Fresno, California.
The Uncut PG version is, as its title suggests, uncut and runs 121min (the original version runs 91min).
$5,068,165 27 March 1983