Sal Mineo – queer juvenile delinquent icon

With the arrival of a new biography of Sal Mineo by Michael Gregg Michaud, there has been renewed interest in the film work of the actor, going beyond his most famous role of Plato in Rebel Without A Cause. One of Sal Mineo’s great roles in the juvenile delinquent genre was playing the title character in Dino. The DVD of this 1957 movie, is available at Video Beat, along with several other Mineo titles. Check ’em out.

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