The Wanderers(Movie, 1979)

1h 57min | Genre: Drama
The WanderersRating: 3.8/5 (with 42 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... ()
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Duration: 1h 57min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 57min
Also available at 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.’.

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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
Director: Philip Kaufman
Screenwriter: Rose Kaufman, Philip Kaufman
Film Editor: Stuart H. Pappé
Director of Photography: Michael Chapman

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