5 reasons to follow Matt Dillon on Instagram

If you are unsure about following The Outsiders or Rumble Fish stars on social media (Emilio, sort your Twitter account out!) , I fully recommend following Matt Dillon’s Instagram! Here are five reasons why: Behind the scenes: On the set of his music video directing debut Over the course of his long career, he has



Barnes & Noble add signed copies of The Outsiders by S.E Hinton to stores!

(My two omnibus editions of S.E Hinton works! The left is Viking 2001, the right is Collins Tracks from the UK in 1995, my all time favourite UK edition) For their Holiday Gift Guide, Barnes & Noble added a huge roster of authors to sign copies of their books to be sold in stores. S.E




Sebastien Grainger’s music and ink homages to Rumble Fish – Site Exclusive!

Death From Above 1979′s drummer and singer, Sebastien Grainger has long cited Rumble Fish as one of his favourite movies. As a solo act, he pays tribute to the Motorcycle Boy in his wonderful video “The Streets Are Still A Mess”, with plenty of fun nods to other gang classics, The Warriors and West Side



Zach Galligan shares his love for Rumble Fish – Site Exclusive!

Upon browsing my Twitter feed one night, I stumbled across an amazing set production photograph of Gizmo the mogwai from Gremlins. Of course being a huge 80′s movie fan, I just had to follow Billy Peltzer himself, Zach Galligan! Amongst the cats, rock’n’roll and travel photos he shares alongside tidbits from his long career, I



Win 2 tickets to see The Outsiders at Hollywood Forever with added parking!

Cinespia holds nighttime screenings of classic movies in and around Los Angeles, especially in Hollywood Forever, the famous cemetery where classic movie stars are buried, in Santa Monica Boulevard. This month Cinespia are hosting The Outsiders on their outdoor screen, along with pre show DJs, themed photobooths and the chance to have a picnic at




Matt Dillon’s Music Documentary news and Wayward Pines debuts at SDCC tomorrow!

Tomorrow the Wayward Pines panel is taking place at San Diego Comic Con, where Matt Dillon and the rest of the diverse cast will be taking part in a panel after the first episode’s worldwide premiere. It’s exciting that Matt is taking part in promotion for this fantastic new show and we can’t wait to




Throwback Thursday – An Exclusive Interview with Jonas Never, Outsiders Mural Artist

Here is the first Throwback Thursday post on the site! Last year I was lucky enough to visit Los Angeles in September and have a great time exploring with friends and family. A month before I went, I saw a painted mural in progress, through pictures tweeted to C Thomas Howell. As soon as I




Today is Rumble Fish Day!

Thanks to the legacy of Rumble Fish influencing people across the decades and globe, specifically Alberto Fuguet from Chile, the Tulsa Mayor has proclaimed today, March 19th to be Rumble Fish Day! Look, he even issued a shiny signed certificate too! (We just hope they can issue one spelling Matt Dillon’s name correctly in the




Welcome to a new year as the Wrong Side of The River Meets the Wrong Side Of The Tracks

As a new year dawns, a new site has been assembled and I am determined that the Wrong Side Of The River will be taking on 2014 as the year this website realises its full potential and widens its scope to also cover The Outsiders as well as other S.E Hinton adaptations. Please bear with