Directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Rated PG-13, 91 min.
A teen gang in rural Oklahoma, the Greasers are perpetually at odds with the Socials, a rival group. When Greasers Ponyboy (C. Thomas Howell) and Johnny (Ralph Macchio) get into a brawl that ends in the death of a Social member, the boys are forced to go into hiding. Soon Ponyboy and Johnny, along with the intense Dallas (Matt Dillon) and their other Greaser buddies, must contend with the consequences of their violent lives. While some Greasers try to achieve redemption, others meet tragic ends.
Based on the book by S.E. Hinton. Presented as part of Banned Books Week.The Park City Film Series is a nonprofit organization presenting the best of independent feature, documentary, world and local cinema. For more information visit parkcityfilmseries.com.