Ponyboy walks home after seeing movie and a red corviar comes and jumps him. So it made a fight between Greasers vs Socs.
Ponyboy, Dally, and Johnny went to the drive-in and meet Cherry Valance (socs). After the boys walk Cherry and her friends home and the socs try to start trouble. Ponyboy gets home late and Darry slaps him.
Socs finds Ponyboy and Johnny at the park. The Socs try to hurt them but Johnny kill one the socs Bob. Dally then gives them money and clothes and tells them to find. Dally visits days later and takes them to DQ. When they came back the church was on fire. They try to go in the church to save the kids. Dally and Johnny got really hurt so they are in the hospital.
Johnny isn't looking real good and the boys are view as heros. Randy (socs) talks to Ponyboy at Tasty Freeze about the rumble. That night the rumble begings. Greaser vs. Socs! The Greaser won the rumble. Johnny dies that night. Dally and Ponyboy go tells everyone.
Dally disappears because of Johnny dead. He robs a store and the police gets him. He pulls a gun to the police and he gets shot. Dally dies and Ponyboy passes out. Ponyboy has a difficulty justing back to life. His english teacher tells him to write a theme. Ponyboy starts his theme based upon hos life experience.
Ponyboy realizes people are to quick to judge and that the greaser and socs aren't all that different Johnny teachers everyone. Johnny teachers everyone that life goes on and too quickly so enjoy while you can.