R | | Drama
Rusty James, an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on.
To get Mickey Rourke into the mindset of his character, Francis Ford Coppola gave him books written by Albert Camus and a biography of Napoleon. The Motorcycle Boy's look was patterned after Camus complete with trademark cigarette dangling out of the corner of his mouth - taken ... ...
Biff Wilcox is looking for you, Rusty James. He's gonna kill you, Rusty James.
In the arcade, Rusty James is playing the video game "Pole Position", but the sound effects are from the game, "Pac Man".
$18,985 (USA) (10 October 1983)
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