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The Warriors [1979 film] by Walter Hill
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The Warriors [1979 film]

by Walter Hill, Andrew Laszlo (Director of Photography), Gordon Lawrence (Producer), David Shaber (Screenplay), Sol Yurick (Novel)

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An enjoyable 'adventure' about gangs, sort of, in NYC based on a novel by a pseudo-Marxist, which highlighted more the structural causes of gang life in poverty and hopelessness, which are glossed over in the movie for the most part but powerfully alluded to by the woman in the final scenes as she sits dirty across the subway from some carefree, cavorting youth dressed in white, one of whom drops her prom flower thingy, which a guy then picks up for the woman and it's very touching. ( )
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Walter Hillprimary authorall editionscalculated
Laszlo , AndrewDirector of Photographymain authorall editionsconfirmed
Lawrence, GordonProducermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Shaber, DavidScreenplaymain authorall editionsconfirmed
Yurick, SolNovelmain authorall editionsconfirmed
Beck, Michaelsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kelly, David Patricksecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Remar, Jamessecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Van Valkenburgh, Deborahsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Waites, Thomas G.secondary authorall editionsconfirmed

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The Warriors, a New York City street gang, are unfairly blamed for the death of a rival gang leader. Now they must fight for their lives against armies of gangs that outnumber the police 5 to 1!

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