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The Behind the Scenes Pic of the Day! Come out to play-ay!

Ahoy, squirts! Quint here with today’s Behind the Scenes Pic!

I am now pissed off at myself of using the “Can you diiiiig it?!?” headline for a previous Warriors Pic, but no time for regrets! No looking back, only way is forward, right?

Besides being one of the most badass movies ever made, The Warriors is a great snapshot of a time and place. The place being the dirty, gritty New York cityscape and the time being the late ‘70s. Sure, I doubt there were Marilyn Manson looking fuckers in baseball outfits and white face paint roaming the streets with baseball bats, but given what I’ve seen of that time period I wouldn’t rule that out. The world would be a much cooler place if there were is all I’m saying.

I love the melting pot feel of the movie. There is no color in this movie, the gangs as multi-racial as they can be without even commenting on it. That’s just the way it is. If you’re bad enough to cut it that’s all that matter.

The Warriors is awesome and these pics look just as I’d expect BTS pics from this film to look: shot by a friend of a friend of the producer. They’re not glossy, not professional, but the moment captured is pretty outstanding, one of the more iconic scenes of all time. Can you dig it? CAAAAN YOU DIG IT?!?





Tomorrow’s Behind the Scenes Pic is very dangerous. You go first!

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  • March 28, 2011, 4:21 p.m. CST


    by Stifler's Mom

    now that is a BTSPOTD!

  • March 28, 2011, 4:22 p.m. CST


    by lovesamuelfuller


  • March 28, 2011, 4:24 p.m. CST


    by lovesamuelfuller

    Love The Warriors! Walter Hill made some great movies...

  • March 28, 2011, 4:24 p.m. CST

    Uh, technically, that's TWO pics.


  • March 28, 2011, 4:25 p.m. CST

    Just added it to my Netflix queue earlier today

    by ATARI

    Ironic, no?

  • March 28, 2011, 4:26 p.m. CST

    Probably my favorite opening credits sequence.

    by The_Credible_Hulk

  • Fuck that shit. Fuck it.

  • March 28, 2011, 4:32 p.m. CST

    Factoid: The Cyrus character was inspired by THE_CHOPPAH.


    Only I survived the assassination attempt. CAN YOU DIG IT?

  • March 28, 2011, 4:32 p.m. CST

    Love Hill, Love the Warriors

    by The Shropshire Slasher

    Marilyn Manson would have soiled his undies had he run into ANY of these cats.

  • March 28, 2011, 4:34 p.m. CST

    Fear the Hollywood Delusion!

    by TheNipplesofGodReturns

    Harry Potter, I have Never seen any of the movies, I have never read any of the books.... But I know who he is. I know what he looks like, I know he is a wizard of some kind . I even know his parents died... Why do I know that? (some people would ask) Because people can't shut the FUCK up about it!!.. My mom and sister idolizing This Tool of the Antichrist! makes me sick.. Yes that is right..... Hollywood is a tool of The Antichrist! Who happens to be Donald Trump( or possibly Gary Busey.) But most likely Donald Trump.. His goal is to instill upon you false Hopes and Dreams.. Most all the movies coming out from now on are Epics of False Hopes and Dreams.... which will all be tied together For the one movie with the most false hopes and dreams Ever to be created SUPERMAN!! Even Television, Viral marketing, Advertising, They all install you with false hope!! It would be awesome if we could land a Space shuttle on a moving asteroid and drill too 2,000 feat, send a nuke down the hole and blow the son of a bitch To kingdom come!!... But lets be real! The shuttle would be destroyed, the asteroid will hit the earth and a lot of people if not all people will be wiped off the plant As easy as we would erase a chalk board.(not saying that's gonna happen) it's just a example. The rich people, Governments, and Hollywood... That's right! Directors, Producers, Actors, Executives, ex...... All know of this, and have tickets to a under ground strong hold that will protect them. They most likely paid millions for there tickets, for them and their family.. (but they don't realize that this is not a movie and they will live to face a army of Gary Busey clones) Also having money is going to mean Dip shit after the world blows to hell and you are living on a apocalyptic world of fire and ice...... HAVE FUN!! Prepare your self's Not for HOPE! But the truth On 12,22,12 The world will face some kind of disaster, tragedy, on a scale never before seen by modern man.... and there will be no SUPERMAN....... there to save you. YOU WERE WARNED

  • March 28, 2011, 4:37 p.m. CST

    Deluxe Edition Blu?

    by Deep13

    any talk of this? so we can get the "theatrical" version on blu.

  • March 28, 2011, 4:40 p.m. CST



    You are doing the Lord's work, my man. Keep on CHOPPIN'.

  • March 28, 2011, 5:08 p.m. CST

    CAAAAAN YOUUUU DIG IIIIIIIT!!!!!!!!!???!!!!!!

    by jimmy rabbitte

  • March 28, 2011, 5:09 p.m. CST

    Tomorrow's Behind The Scenes Pic of The Day is Your Goddamn PARTNER!

    by Squinty CGI Flynn

  • March 28, 2011, 5:10 p.m. CST

    Tomorrow's Behind The Scenes Pic of The Day is being looked at by top men...

    by Squinty CGI Flynn

  • March 28, 2011, 5:11 p.m. CST

    YES!!!! And Sorry Quint......

    by SobchakSecurity

    Aw man, awesome,awesome,awesome! Love The Warriors, and love these pics!!! I from now on when I know what the behind the scenes pic of the day is from the hint, I won't say what it is to not ruin the surprise. And no remake, and that "director's version" that Walter Hill came out with, is crap. Warriors was fine as is, and he has to go and pull a George Lucas. But yeah,now I want to go and watch the warriors.

  • March 28, 2011, 5:22 p.m. CST

    Hey, wasn't one

    by macheesmo3

    of the Warriors also on 3 2 1 Contact on PBS? I could almost swear it was the same guy.

  • March 28, 2011, 6:01 p.m. CST

    Back when New York was BAD ASS, motherFUCKERS!

    by WriteForTheEdit

    And as much as I love the original, I WANT TONY SCOTT'S REMAKE!

  • March 28, 2011, 6:45 p.m. CST

    dexter's old man was cool

    by Seth Gecko

    James Remar is a legend. He was excellent in this film as the rival leadership contender. As Dexter's old man he oozes empathy for a son who is clearly different. In Jericho he was bad ass but was always wishing his daughter was by his side. The Warriors is one of the greatest cult films ever made.

  • March 28, 2011, 6:48 p.m. CST

    RAIDERS is one of my favorite movies of all time, but...

    by CountryBoy

    ... I always felt it went downhill a bit after they found the Ark. Up till then, the two sides were strategizing and battling each other, there was a story to it; after, it was just a long chase. Still a masterpiece, obviously; but it went downhill a little.

  • March 28, 2011, 6:53 p.m. CST

    Fuck Tony Scott's remake..

    by SubliminalJones

    That dotty old bastard has stated he wants to shoot it in LA and use actual gangbangers(whom he affectionately refers to as "the lads", like they were Spanky and Alfalfa stealing apples) for the majority of the roles. Yeah, let's embolden ignorant criminal human filth who are so stupid they can't go a week without blasting some old lady walking to church, or a baby in a carraige on a porch, instead of erasing the like-minded piece of shit they were actually gunning for. Let's put them on the screen in one of your typically shallow, two hours wastes of time and make them stars. His "dream shot" is 100,000 real crips and bloods together on the Vincent Thomas Bridge. On the day they shoot that scene, I hope someone with a surface to air missle laying around has nothing better to do. I'm sure good old Tony might be singing a different tune if one of his precocious little street urchins jacked his Mercedes and shot his wife in the process.

  • March 28, 2011, 6:57 p.m. CST

    "Now, there ain't but 20,000 police in the whole town."

    by Bob_Guy

    Can you dig it?

  • March 28, 2011, 7:03 p.m. CST

    I want to take the Warriors tour

    by rev_skarekroe

    Ride from the park at the beginning down to Coney Island and pretend I'm being chased by Baseball Furies the whole time.

  • March 28, 2011, 7:36 p.m. CST

    Maybe we all to run a train on you. You look like you might even like it.

    by Tikidonkeypunch

  • March 28, 2011, 7:48 p.m. CST

    It was thanks to Clint Mansell and his friends

    by Mr Lucas

    that I became aware of this cult classic. The awesomeness of the great "Can You Dig It?" by Pop Will Eat Itself. "We like the music, we like the disco sound".

  • March 28, 2011, 7:54 p.m. CST


    by Munro Kelly

    Yes he was. Marcelino Sanchez played Rembrandt, in the film, and also did 3-2-1 Contact. He also had a bit part of a parking attendant in Hill's 48 Hrs. He died in 86 at the age of 28.

  • March 28, 2011, 8:05 p.m. CST

    Warriors...come out and plaaaeey-a!

    by vettebro

    Great movie. Walter Hill was the man during that period. You couldn't go wrong with his movies at that time. What the fuck happened to Hollywood now a days?

  • March 28, 2011, 8:08 p.m. CST

    mr lucas, you have good taste in music

    by Inexplicable_Nuclear_Balls

    None better than the the Poppies... "We dig TV, we dig remote control, We dig the Furry Freak Brothers and the Twilight Zone"

  • March 28, 2011, 9:01 p.m. CST

    Why have all of the 70's "Movie Brat" filmmaking posse...

    by Nasty In The Pasty

    ...decided to mutilate their classic films with needless re-edits and CGI enhancements? The only director of that period who hasn't mucked around with his back catalogue has been Brian De Palma.

  • March 28, 2011, 9:03 p.m. CST


    by Quint

    That's cool. Part of the fun is the guessing game. Sometimes it's a real easy hint, like today's hint. Sometimes I'm a little tricky. Guess away!

  • March 28, 2011, 9:18 p.m. CST

    If you are a fan(as I am), play the game...

    by Billyeveryteen

    I've waited decades to kick the shit out of Baseball Furies in my sweaty leather vest. A great game. It retains the very surreal vibe emanating from the flick.

  • March 28, 2011, 9:29 p.m. CST


    by ATARI

    Actually, in addition to the main definition of ironic exemplifying irony, it can also be used to convey coincidence or the unexpected.<br> <br> So it was used correctly by myself.<br> <br>

  • March 28, 2011, 9:44 p.m. CST

    Raiders of the Lost Ark is the best movie ever made

    by slone13

    In my opinion

  • March 28, 2011, 10 p.m. CST


    by macheesmo3

    thanx for the info! sad he died so young..... :-(

  • Sad how the city is soon going to erect a statue to Robocop to attract tourists.

  • March 28, 2011, 11:56 p.m. CST


    by Lucky13

    "His "dream shot" is 100,000 real crips and bloods together on the Vincent Thomas Bridge. On the day they shoot that scene, I hope someone with a surface to air missle laying around has nothing better to do." LOL... amen, brotha... A-fuckin'-men.

  • March 29, 2011, 12:03 a.m. CST

    here is the first THE WARRIORS BTSPotD ...

    by Tigger Tales

  • March 29, 2011, 12:05 a.m. CST

    Why can't real-life gangs be this flamboyant?

    by Tigger Tales

    I used to live north of Inglewood and everyone just looked the same.

  • March 29, 2011, 12:55 a.m. CST


    by Meadowe

    Decent song, coo' video, too bad it didn't do that well because supposedly it was right around 9.11.01 and people weren't feeling it at that point.

  • March 29, 2011, 2:35 a.m. CST

    Tommorrow does not exist in this dojo

    by Cobra--Kai

    "Tomorrow’s Behind the Scenes Pic is very dangerous" Is it THE DIVINE SECRETS OF THE YA YA SISTERHOOD?

  • March 29, 2011, 5:53 a.m. CST

    Re: the_choppah

    by MakNeil

    What you say about the Director's Cut (otherwise known as the version that Walter Hill supposedly intended) of The Warriors isn't quite true. That's because what matters most is that the version of the film that we all know and admire was such a remarkable, iconic film that most fans probably look upon what Walter Hill did with the film later on as revision for revision's sake. The important point is that if the later version–complete with cartoonish (though what came to mind for me was Ralph Bakshi-like rotoscoping) transitions and all, were in the original film (as Walter Hill seemingly wanted) you would probably feel the same way about them as you do about what most people consider to be the definitive version of the film.

  • March 29, 2011, 5:56 a.m. CST

    Re: asimolives

    by MakNeil

    Not quite sure of what you're implying about the gang members being played by dancers because I am not sure why it matters. Or that it doesn't take anything at all away from a masterful film.

  • March 29, 2011, 5:58 a.m. CST


    by AsimovLives

    It's no use blowing up all the "cribs", there would be more where they came from. And now they would come with a vengence. VINGANZA!!!! VENDETTA!!!

  • March 29, 2011, 7:15 a.m. CST

    Finally saw this six months ago...

    by Shut the Fuck up Donny

    Alas, I saw the "comic book version" well before today's warning by the_choppah. Perhaps future generations will heed his wisdom and AVOID IT LIKE THE PLAGUE. I've admittedly never seen the non-special edition, but I'm pretty confident it's not nearly as jarring without the "interludes" (they completely take you out of the movie), and assumes the viewer isn't a moron that needs the narrative spelled out for him in each scene. That being said, I can easily see why it's a cult classic. I really need to watch it again when I can get my hands on a good copy.

  • March 29, 2011, 9:30 a.m. CST


    by BringingSexyBack

  • March 29, 2011, 9:33 a.m. CST

    IT aintTomorrow's Pic of the Day

    by jawsfan