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Ricco (1973)

After 2 years in prison Ricco is released and on a path of vengeance. His father, the head of a mafia family, is gunned down by the ambitious Don Vito and now Ricco is looking to settle the score.

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Scilla
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Rosa
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Cyrano
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Tony
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The Marsigliese
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Giuseppe Calogero
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Paola Senatore ...
Concetta Aversi
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Ricco's father
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Checana, the nightclub owner
Luigi Antonio Guerra ...
Concetta's husband
Rina Franchetti ...
Ricco's mother
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After 2 years in prison Ricco is released and on a path of vengeance. His father, the head of a mafia family, is gunned down by the ambitious Don Vito and now Ricco is looking to settle the score.

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Christopher Mitchum didn't have to audition for the lead. See more »

Quotes

Don Vito: Don't you know by now, I can't stand soap? Or men that sweat?
[holding a bar of soap]
Don Vito: You know how they make this? Caustic soda, a few drops of perfume, and animal fat. One more mistake and I turn you into this. The two of you.
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Referenced in The Exterminator (1980) See more »

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Blood, Guns, Boobs & Gangs!

Ricco, is the story of a man trying to find out who killed his father.... though it seems Extremely obvious who did it from the start.

Along the way, every lady is naked at one point..... except for the wheel chair bound mother. Ricco Karate chops every goon Don Vito sends at him, and acid... lots of guys get thrown in acid!

Yeah, sure, there is some extremely bad acting, poorly synced over dubs, and the editing is confusing at times. But it's got a killer soundtrack, and one of the most memorable uses of a switchblade ever!..

Not quite your average revenge flick.

A trashy, violent, and most of all, topless good time!


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