Rebel Without a Cause

Lists: Drama

Brief Synopsis: "Jim Stark, a rebellious young man with a troubled past, moves to a new town with his parents in hope for a fresh start. It doesn't take Jim long to settle in and make new friends... or new enemies."

Overall Ranking: 637 (Rank from 1955: # 1)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 50%
Regular 25%
Half-Popped 25%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
David Baruffi97
Lisa Marie Bowman90 - One of the best movies ever made about teenagers.
(full review)
Rob from GuysFilmQuest82
Jay of Life Vs Film60(full review)

People Involved

  • James Dean (Jim Stark)
  • Natalie Wood (Judy)
  • Sal Mineo (John Plato Crawford)
  • Ann Doran (Mrs. Carol Stark)
  • Jim Backus (Frank Stark)
  • Corey Allen (Buzz Gunderson)
  • William Hopper (Judys Father)
  • Rochelle Hudson (Judys Mother)
  • Dennis Hopper (Goon)
  • Edward Platt (Ray Fremick)
  • Steffi Sidney (Mil)
  • Virginia Brissac (Mrs. Stark, Jims grandmother)
  • Beverly Long (Helen)
  • Ian Wolfe (Dr. Minton (lecturer at planetarium))
  • Frank Mazzola (Crunch)
  • Robert Foulk (Gene)
  • Jack Simmons (Cookie)
  • Jack Simmons (Harry)
  • Nick Adams (Chick)
  • Jack Grinnage (Moose)
  • Clifford Morris (Cliff)
  • Marietta Canty (Housekeeper at Platos home)
  • Nicholas Ray (Director)