The Wanderers is a 1979 drama film directed by Philip Kaufman. Based on Richard Price's novel, the movie offers a nostalgic depiction of teenage life and gang culture in the Bronx in the early 1960s. The story follows a group of high school friends and members of the gang called "The Wanderers" as they deal with rival gangs. The film balances moments of humor and tragedy, offering a coming-of-age tale set against a backdrop of a bygone era. The movie stars Ken Wahl, Karen Allen, John Friedrich, Tony Ganios, Toni Kalem, and Jim Youngs. The soundtrack rocks out to many classic tunes of the 60s era.
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