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Duke Mitchell ...
Mimi Miceli (as Dominico Miceli)
Vic Caesar ...
Jolly Rizzo
Lorenzo Dodo ...
Don Mimi
Louis Zito ...
Chucky Tripoli (as Lou Zito)
Cara Salerno ...
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Fred Otash ...
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... you can take revenge on the mob ... but don't cross the family. See more »

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"Tic-a-Te" in the opening scene was based on the melody of "Buzzy the Christmas Bee", which Duke Mitchell wrote and his ten-year-old son Jeff recorded in the early 1960s. See more »

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Referenced in Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) See more »

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Wow Wow Wow, I Cannot Believe What I Just Watched!
5 July 2004 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

Oh my. It has been so many years since I saw that preview, but I never forgot it. Three minutes of non-stop violence, no dialog (not that it needs any), the infamous "urinal scene" and all accompanied by a VERY catchy little song about being in love?! Finally I get to see The Executioner, on a Danish-subtitled bootleg of all things (and FYI I guess certain bad words don't translate well into Danish; ha ha) and I'm just blown away. I won't write a "spoiler" of the plot as, to be honest, I don't completely understand it . Not that it matters, I was still very very entertained and find Duke Mitchell completely fascinating. He's gotta be THE sleaziest non-porno person I've EVER seen on screen and was apparently a lounge singer prior to making the film; he contributes some unbelievably schmaltzy tunes to the soundtrack too. Someone, PLEASE dig up the negative or a nice print and release a proper DVD of this classic film! And while you're at it maybe write a biography of Duke Mitchell too!


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