Share:

The Wanderers(Movie, 1979)

1h 57min | Genre: Drama
The WanderersRating: 3.7/5 (with 43 votes)
The Wanderers is a 1979 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Philip Kaufman and starring Ken Wahl, John Friedrich, Karen Allen and Toni Kalem. Set in the Bronx in 1963, the film follows a gang of Italian-American teenagers known as the Wanderers and their ongoing power struggles with rival gangs such as the Baldies and the Wongs. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Richard Price; its screenplay was written by Philip Kaufman and his wife Rose. The film had a troubled development stage; after unsuccessfully trying to obtain financing for The Wanderers from Alberto Grimaldi, Kaufman directed other films. After filming the remake of Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Kaufman went to New York and successfully pitched The Wanderers to Martin Ran... ()
Movie poster of The Wanderers

Where to watch The Wanderers (cinema/streaming/download)?

"The Wanderers" is currently available on 2 providers. The Wanderers can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Subscription
Rent
|
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
|
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 57min
Buy
|
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
|
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 57min
Free/Ads
Also available at Amazon.com on: DVD Blu-ray

About The Wanderers

The streets of the Bronx are owned by '60s youth gangs where the joy and pain of adolescence is lived. Philip Kaufman tells his take on the novel by Richard Price about the history of the Italian-American gang ‘The Wanderers.’.


Watch Movies & Series on Amazon Prime Video Today!

Enjoy thousands of movies and TV shows/series, over two million songs ad free, free shipping, exclusive deals and more with Amazon Prime. Start your 30-day free trial today. After that, only $12.99/month or $119 annually; Prime Video standalone is available for just $8.99/month.
www.amazon.com

Trailer for The Wanderers + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

The Wanderers HD Trailer (1979)(Trailer, 2:46)

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on the work of: Richard Price ("The Wanderers")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 12 languages: Catalan (CA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Ukrainian (UK)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/13/1979

Movie recommendations for The Wanderers

If you like The Wanderers then you might also like the following movies:

Ask a Policeman

Certification unknown

1939 | 3.7/5 | 1h 23min

Phish: Bittersweet Motel

Certification unknown

2000 | 3.2/5 | 1h 22min

A Shock to the System

Certification unknown

1990 | 3.3/5 | 1h 31min

Gideon of Scotland Yard

Certification unknown

1958 | 3.1/5 | 1h 31min

The Gambler

R

1974 | 3.3/5 | 1h 51min

About Fifty

R

2011 | 2.3/5 | 1h 28min

A Sense of Freedom

Certification unknown

1979 | 2.9/5 | 1h 25min

Similar movies as The Wanderers

These movies are similar to The Wanderers (story/era etc.):

A Kind of Murder

Certification unknown

2016 | 2.7/5 | 1h 35min

Boyz n the Hood

R

1991 | 3.8/5 | 1h 52min

Concussion

PG-13

2015 | 3.6/5 | 2h 3min

City of God

R

2002 | 4.2/5 | 2h 10min

Eighth Grade

R

2018 | 3.7/5 | 1h 34min

Oh, Ramona!

Certification unknown

2019 | 2.9/5 | 1h 49min

Other movies with this title: The Wanderers (1973), The Wanderers (1990), The Wanderers (2013), The Wanderers (2017)

WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:12043, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 10/15/2019