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Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Retro Theater: The Outsiders

Posted on Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 4:00 AM

Release Date: 2010-01-06

Considered the very first Brat Pack film, The Outsiders helped launch the careers of Patrick Swayze, Rob Lowe, Matt Dillon, C. Thomas Howell, Ralph Macchio, Emilio Estevez, Tom Cruise, and Diane Lane. Francis Ford Coppola’s adaptation of S.E. Hinton’s classic 1967 bromance novel brilliantly depicts a West Side Story-esque battle between “greasers” and “socials,” with poignant literary moments courtesy of Robert Frost’s poem “Nothing Gold Can Stay.” $8.50, 7:30pm & 10:30pm, Alamo Drafthouse Westlakes, 1255 SW Loop 410, (210) 677-8500,


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