The Outsiders



When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival gangs, setting off a turbulent chain of events.

  1. Francis Ford Coppola


  2. S.E. Hinton


  3. Kathleen Rowell


Top Billed Cast

  1. Matt Dillon

    Matt Dillon

    Dallas 'Dally' Winston

  2. Ralph Macchio

    Ralph Macchio

    Johnny Cade

  3. C. Thomas Howell

    C. Thomas Howell

    Ponyboy Curtis

  4. Patrick Swayze

    Patrick Swayze

    Darrel 'Darry' Curtis

  5. Rob Lowe

    Rob Lowe

    Sodapop Curtis

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The Outsiders
The Outsiders



Status Released

Release Information

  • March 25, 1983


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget $10,000,000.00

Revenue $33,697,647.00



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