In the near future, a charismatic leader summons the street gangs of New York City in a bid to take it over. When he is killed, The Warriors are falsely blamed and now must fight their way home while every other gang is hunting them down.
Certified Fresh - Rotten Tomatoes
"There's a night-blooming, psychedelic shine to the whole baroque movie." - New Yorker
"Mixing ironic humour, good music, and beautifully photographed suspense, it's one of the best of 1979." - Time Out
"While the race-against-the-clock narrative propulsion is positively gripping, the smaller elements laced throughout The Warriors leave the most lasting impression." - Paste Magazine
"It's the most exciting film in America right now -- so exciting that Paramount may be forced to call it back and lock it up, like the juvenile delinquent it is." - L.A. Weekly