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Rebel Without a Cause 1955

  • Nicholas Ray
  • October 27, 1955
  • 111 mins
  • English
  • Drama
The bad boy from a good family.
After moving to a new town, troublemaking teen Jim Stark is supposed to have a clean slate, although being the new kid in town brings its own problems. While searching for some stability, Stark forms a bond with a disturbed classmate, Plato, and falls for local girl Judy. However, Judy is the girlfriend of neighborhood tough, Buzz. When Buzz violently confronts Jim and challenges him to a drag race, the new kid's real troubles begin.


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surprise me at beginning, quiet enjoy ind the middle

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Struck me as the quintessential teen drama, but then I remembered Romeo & Juliet and Pyramus & Thisbe. Still trying to understand the popular fixation with James Dean. Sure, he's pretty, and yes, I've seen all three of his movies, but I still haven't been impressed by his talent.

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