The Warriors 1979

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The Warriors ★★½ 1979 (R)

Action story about a turf battle between NYC street gangs that rages from Coney Island to the Bronx. Silly plot works because of fine performances and direction, excellent use of action and color, and nonstop pace. Fight scenes are very carefully, even obviously, choreographed. 94m/C VHS, DVD, Blu-ray Disc, HD DVD . Michael Beck, James Remar, Deborah Van Valkenburgh, Thomas G. Waites, David Patrick Kelly, Mercedes Ruehl, Dorsey Wright, David Harris, Brian Tyler, Tom McKitterick; D: Walter Hill; W: Walter Hill, David Shaber; C: Andrew Laszlo; M: Barry DeVorzon.