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Rumble Fish
Directed by:
Francis Ford Coppola

"Rumble Fish" (also known as "Rusty il selvaggio") is a Crime/Drama film directed by Francis Ford Coppola, released on October 07 of 1983 in the USA . Matt Dillon is starring, alongside Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane, Dennis Hopper, Diana Scarwid and Vincent Spano.

Rusty James can't live up to his brother's reputation. His brother can't live it down.

Who directed "Rumble Fish":

Rumble Fish was directed by Francis Ford Coppola, an American producer, director, writer, actor, and composer.

Before making Rumble Fish, Francis Ford Coppola had directed The Outsiders, released in 1983, One from the Heart (1982), Apocalypse Now (1979), The Godfather: Part II (1974), The Conversation (1974), and The Godfather (1972). Since, he directed The Cotton Club, released in 1984, Peggy Sue Got Married (1986), Gardens of Stone (1987), Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988), New York Stories (1989), and The Godfather: Part III (1990).

When was "Rumble Fish" released:

Rumble Fish was first released in the United States on Friday, October 07, 1983. Also released on this day were Romantic Comedy (dir. Arthur Hiller) and Never Cry Wolf (dir. Carroll Ballard). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, February 15, 1984 in France; Friday, August 03, 1984 in Germany; September, 1984 in Spain and on Thursday, July 19, 1984 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "Rumble Fish":

At the casting of Rumble Fish we find Matt Dillon, previously seen in The Outsiders (1983) and Tex (1982); Mickey Rourke (Diner (1982), Body Heat (1981)); Diane Lane (The Outsiders (1983), Six Pack (1982)) [ more... ]

  • Matt Dillon, Diane Lane, William Smith, Glenn Withrow, Tom Waits and S.E. Hinton also appeared together in The Outsiders, released in 1983.
  • Diane Lane, Nicolas Cage, Glenn Withrow and Tom Waits also worked together in The Cotton Club, released in 1984.
  • Tom Waits and Mickey Rourke also worked together in Domino, released in 2005.

What is the Storyline of "Rumble Fish":

Set in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the film begins in a diner called Bennys Billiards, where local tough guy Rusty James is told by Midgit that rival group leader Biff Wilcox wants to meet him that night in an abandoned garage lot for a fight. Accepting the challenge, Rusty James then talks with his friends ? the wily Smokey, loyal B.J., and nerdy Steve - who all have a different take on the forthcoming fight. Steve mentions that Rusty James' older brother, "The Motorcycle Boy," would not be pleased with the [...]

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