Though i usually prefer science fiction and fantasy, reading the outsiders was a phenomenal experience the story line is good, but what sparked my interest is how s e hinton, who was 16 at the. It's unfortunate that francis ford coppola's the outsiders opens on the same day as bad boys that makes the contrast all the more dramatic between the high-energy realism of bad boys and coppola's stylized, over-careful, deadening approach to somewhat similar material. This book review is about a book by se hinton, called the outsiders it is a very good book for teenagers who need to do a book report where you can choose your book it is very easy to read and understand the book, and what it means.
The outsiders has 13 reviews and 9 ratings reviewer tommy91070 wrote: the best movie ever from the 80's because it was so emotional great directing and great acting and great development dogo movies movie reviews by kids for kids dogo movies movie reviews by kids for kids news. Showing at select theaters on september 9th in advance of its release on dvd, francis coppola's revision of his 1983 film of se hinton's best seller the outsiders is funny, touching and. Se hinton's classic the outsiders comes to life as both an excellent example of francis ford coppola's directing talent and a showcase for famous actors when they were young, but it has some problems, too.
Plot overview ponyboy curtis belongs to a lower-class group of oklahoma youths who call themselves greasers because of their greasy long hair walking home from a movie, ponyboy is attacked by a group of socs, the greasers’ rivals, who are upper-class youths from the west side of town. The outsiders is a terrific, well plotted and directed film that stays truthful to the book that's what i love about coppola, his respect for the source material just like he did with mario puzo's the godfather, coppola stayed true to the novel when he made the outsiders. The outsiders is about two weeks in the life of a 14-year-old boy the novel tells the story of ponyboy curtis and his struggles with right and wrong in a society in which he believes that he is an outsider. As the title suggests, the outsiders is a theme in itself looking at life as an outsider and feeling as though one is being treated as an outsider is a matter of perspective or point of view someone who always feels like an outsider may conclude that life is unfair adolescence is a time when. Given the nature of social hierarchies, it can be difficult if people belong to the bottom of the social pyramid even with the differences that attempt to separate people, though, all people are fundamentally the same (for the most part) se hinton wrote her first novel at the age of sixteen, and.
Maria gudin movie critique ms pittman the outsiders the movie the outsiders is about two groups of teenagers who attend the same high school and live in the same town, but are completely different. The outsiders is a classic in young adult fiction that revolutionised the genre by presenting adolescent characters that were the opposite of everything a teenager, by adult standards, should have. With a cast to die for, the outsiders is an incredible, hard hitting film portrayed in a believable and moving way, the cast includes matt dillon, emilio estevez, diane lane, patrick swayze, tom cruise, c thomas howell and rob lowe. Thanks go to perryfan49 who sent me the blu-ray to this flick. Parents need to know that the outsiders is the 1983 francis ford coppola film adaptation of a novel detailing the coming-of-age of greaser teens in 1950s tulsa as they contend with not just bullying and physical attacks from the rich kids on the other side of the tracks but also abuse and neglect from their parents at home, poverty, and bleak.
The outsiders is a coming-of-age novel by s e hinton, a film adaptation was produced in 1983, and a little-known short-lived television series appeared in 1990, picking up where the movie left off a stage adaptation was written by christopher sergel and published in 1990. The outsiders is a terrific, well plotted and directed film that stays truthful to the book that's what i love about coppola, his respect for the source material. - critique of film and the band played on “and the band played on” was an hbo movie that illustrated the aids crisis in the 1980s and early 1990s the movie touched on subjects concerning the reaction of the gay community, the heterosexual community, and the medical community the outsiders, by se hinton. The outsiders, francis ford coppola's inspired adaptation of se hinton's novel, combines a talented ensemble cast with an engaging story it's in some ways a scare film it's in some ways a scare film.
When francis ford coppola made the outsiders in 1983, he was in the midst of yet another career paradigm shift having broke the bank on the gargantuan semi-failures apocalypse now and one from. The outsiders is a great film, well done and well acted, i read the novel by se hinton, great book i am glad they made this movie back in 1983 the outsiders touched on a lot of issues when it came to having money and not having money, the greasers where the poor kids from the north side of town and the socs are the rich kids from the. This was a breakout movie for most of the stars—if you were looking for a teen idol in the 80s, the outsiders was one stop shopping but just like the novel, the movie has a following for more than the cast, or the acting, or the director—it’s the message that hits home.
A movie a week: article from issue #025 the outsiders movie review [join your host, john holliday, in the review column a movie a week as he shares his spoiler-free thoughts on our collection of dvd / blu-ray titles] the featured movie isn't really one that gets mentioned when coming of age movies are discussed but in a lot of ways, it's one of the best. The outsiders is a 1983 american coming-of-age drama film directed by francis ford coppola, an adaptation of the 1967 novel of the same name by s e hinton the film was released on march 25, 1983 the film was released on march 25, 1983. The outsiders is a book about a group of youthful greasers living in oklahoma, and about their struggles to exist in a society that seems designed to dismiss them oklahoma is also the name of a popular musical. Mom thinks plugged in is the ‘best christian media review site’ our family doesn't go to the movies until we go online and check out your assessment of a given film i think this is the best christian media review website that i've found, and i recommend it to my family and friends.