Dally feels protective of johnny cade johnny cade - a sixteen-year-old greaser with black hair and large, fearful eyes though johnny does not succeed in school, he approaches intellectual matters with steady concentration. Johnny seems also to be saying that he's come to terms with his death, because death was the price he had to pay to regain some of the innocence he'd lost rescuing the children was a selfless action that johnny performed willingly and performed well. Johnny's background 'johnny cade was last and least' at the beginning of the novel the outsiders, johnny was a pathetic creature that was nurtured by the rest of his grouphe had grown up in a. 20 thoughts on the outsiders — chapter 8 quotation analysis dorian b on march 15, 2012 at 4:00 pm said: the quotation that i chose from chapter 8 in the book the outsiders by se hinton is the truth of that last statement hit me. Johnny is the smallest and the weakest of the greasers, and this must be one of the reasons that dally takes after johnny so much dally probably sees a lot of himself in johnny.
Dally is a tough guy who hangs out with johnny and ponyboy in the second chapter after they go to the movie, he attempts to flirt with cherry he then promptly gets a coke thrown at him by cherry and leaves. Dally winston had been in gangs in new york city before joining the greasers he is ponyboy's least favorite member of the gang, and pony considers him tougher, colder, meaner johnny and pony turn to dally when they need help escaping after johnny kills bob. - comparing johnny and dally in the outsiders by se hinton johnny and dally are both major characters in the novel the outsiders by se hinton the outsiders is a novel about friendship, rivalry, stereotypes, trust and family relationships set in the 1960's of america.
Johnny and dally are both major characters in the novel the outsiders by se hinton the outsiders is a novel about friendship, rivalry, stereotypes, trust and family relationships set in the 1960's of america. And dally needs johnny as much as johnny needs dally ponyboy realizes this truth after johnny's death when he tries to make sense of dally's reaction to johnny's death, it dawns on him, johnny was the only thing that dally loved. The outsiders questions and answers the question and answer section for the outsiders is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel. The outsiders is a 1983 american drama film directed by francis ford coppola, a film adaptation of the novel of the same name by s e hinton the film was released in march 1983 the film was released in march 1983. Characters and analysis ponyboy curtis ponyboy is the fourteen year old narrator of the outsiders he is the story's main protagonist, and the youngest member of the greasers.
The outsiders is a coming-of-age novel by s e hinton, first published in 1967 by viking presshinton was 15 when she started writing the novel but did most of the work when she was 16 and a junior in high school. Dally continues to pester her until johnny tells dally to leave cherry alone dally, shocked, storms off ponyboy thinks about the relationship between johnny and dally, commenting that johnny is dally's pet, while dally is johnny's hero.
The central theme of the novel is class conflict the greasers are considered outsiders in their community because they live on the wrong side and don't fit in with the socs, a gang of rich kids. Comparing johnny and dally in the outsiders by se hinton johnny and dally are both major characters in the novel the outsiders by se hinton the outsiders is a novel about friendship, rivalry, stereotypes, trust and family relationships set in the 1960's of america. Literary analysis: johnny cade se hinton's novel, the outsiders conveys the true dilemmas and struggles that all teenage kids go through one of the inevitable struggles that teenagers go through is dealing with change. Passive and quiet, johnny is the principal catalyst for the major events of the novel he stands up to dally at the drive-in and tells him to stop harassing the two soc girls, cherry and marcia.
Ponyboy and johnny are with dally and when he takes his harassment too far johnny stops him the girls, cherry valance and marcia, appreciate it and decide to strike up a conversation with the boys cherry explains to ponyboy that even though socs have money, they have problems just like greasers do, which is a unique thought for ponyboy. Dally flirts with the female socs, but johnny is quick to tell him to stop being so rude to the ladies this prompts dally to leave johnny and ponyboy are left with the girls, names cherry and marcia. Title: the outsiders (hinton, se) level z quick summary: a story about ponyboy (who lives with his two older brothers, their parents died a year ago) and his gang ofgreasers and their struggles and conflicts with social separation and being judged by social.