James Dean’s final film is a powerful, groundbreaking tale of teenage delinquency and generational conflict. Although Dean is the undeniable star of the movie, Griffith Observatory has a major role as the key location and currently displays a bust of Dean to mark this connection. Introduced by E. J. Stephens, Hollywood historian and co-author of Griffith Park (Images of America).
Directed by Nicholas Ray | Starring James Dean, Natalie Wood, and Sal Mineo | Screened in 35mm
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