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Like Father, Like Son (1974)

Unrated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 19 December 1974 (USA)
Mimi Miceli Jr. is, the son of a Mafia don who was exiled back to Sicily. He wants to get back into the family business and transplant it from New York to Hollywood. After the kidnapping ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Duke Mitchell ...
Mimi Miceli (as Dominico Miceli)
Vic Caesar ...
Lorenzo Dodo ...
Don Mimi
Louis Zito ...
Chucky Tripoli (as Lou Zito)
Cara Peters ...
Liz (as Cara Salerno)
Fred Otash ...
Bones
John Strong ...
Cheech
Jimmy Williams ...
Super Spook
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Vince Baccari (as Buck Flower)
Richard Scarso ...
Zantelli
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Mimi Miceli Jr. is, the son of a Mafia don who was exiled back to Sicily. He wants to get back into the family business and transplant it from New York to Hollywood. After the kidnapping for ransom of a West Coast Mafia boss, Mimi is back in the "life." With the blessing of the local clan, Mimi attempts to takedown a Hollywood pimp named Superspook, who turns out to no easy mark.

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Made in response to The Godfather (1972), Duke Mitchell took many of the events in this film from real life stories he heard from mob buddies while performing stage shows. See more »

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The Rigatoni Song
(as "Rigatone, Mostacoioli and Spaget")
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Required viewing for lovers of truly bad movies
4 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

Duke Mitchell. Genius? Possibly. Great Actor? No. B-Movie God? Absolutely. This movie has it all. Urinals, desk lamps, crucifixion, pimps, and massive killing sprees. The opening scene pulls you in and makes you want to vomit. Throughout the film are choice lines of dialogue like, "Anyone can carry this piece. It takes a man to use it," "Hey Mimi. long time no see," "Cut another slice," and "Makin' these jive-ass superhuman movies, super human this, super human that" voiced by people who are clearly not actors. Maybe robots, but not actors. The score is composed by the Duke himself, who also directed, produced, and starred in this masterpiece. In conclusion, this is the best movie anyone will ever see in his or her life and it is a pity that the only way to get it is in bootleg form. Hopefully, someone will release it on DVD so I can watch Duke Mitchell and his buddy Vic Caesar in all their glory.


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