Michael Beck, James Remar, David Patrick Kelly, Dorsey Wright
Walter Hill (Screenplay), Walter Hill (Director), David Shaber (Screenplay)
Release: Feb. 8th, 1979
Runtime: 1 hour, 33 minutes
Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York's gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a rival leader kills Cyrus, but a Coney Island gang called the Warriors is wrongly blamed for Cyrus' death. Before you know it, the cops and every gangbanger in town is hot on the Warriors' trail.
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At the time of its release the film proved controversial as it was accused of glorifying gangs and inciting gang violence.
The Warriors and their Native American-themed vests look mild compared to many of the other gangs; The Baseball Furies are probably the most iconic characters in the film with their bizarre combination of baseball uniforms and brighty-coloured face-paint, though other gangs include the all-female Li....