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Rebel Without a Cause [1955 film] by…

Rebel Without a Cause [1955 film]

by Nicholas Ray (Director/Screenwriter), Stewart Stern (Screenwriter)

Other authors: Nick Adams (Actor), Corey Allen (Actor), Jim Backus (Actor), James Dean (Actor), Ann Doran (Actor)9 more, James Fuller (Original play), Dennis Hopper (Actor), Rochelle Hudson (Actor), Sal Mineo (Actor), Sal Mineo, Leonard Rosenman (Music), Irving Shulman (Adapter), David Weisbart (Production), Natalie Wood (Actor)

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Angsty teenagers get into trouble.

The first half is great. After the "chickie run," it's still good, but the tension drops out. I can't quite say why, but I just don't feel it anymore; there's a lot of waiting around for inevitable tragedy.

Concept: D
Story: B
Characters: A
Dialog: B
Pacing: C
Cinematography: C
Special effects/design: B
Acting: B
Music: B

Enjoyment: B

GPA: 2.7/4 ( )
  comfypants | Dec 6, 2015 |
I've seen this one so many times I've lost count. ( )
  lnlamb | Jan 19, 2009 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Ray, NicholasDirector/Screenwriterprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stern, StewartScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Adams, NickActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Allen, CoreyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Backus, JimActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dean, JamesActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Doran, AnnActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fuller, JamesOriginal playsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hopper, DennisActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hudson, RochelleActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mineo, SalActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mineo, Salsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rosenman, LeonardMusicsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shulman, IrvingAdaptersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Weisbart, DavidProductionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wood, NatalieActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Jim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums.

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