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Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife (1987)

Fashion designer Marian falls in love and marries attorney Edward. Her idyllic romance and marriage are shattered when she learns that Edward is the son of a powerful and feared mafia ... See full summary »

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Marian
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Edward Moran
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Sylvia
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Lou Di Luca (as Tony Franciosa)
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Gina
Carmine Caridi ...
Uncle Sal
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Aldo
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Frank
John Lavachielli
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Mama (as Rhoda Genignani)
Santos Morales
Mary Ann Pascal
Josh Williams
William Hubbard Knight
Khorshield MacHalle ...
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Fashion designer Marian falls in love and marries attorney Edward. Her idyllic romance and marriage are shattered when she learns that Edward is the son of a powerful and feared mafia family. Edward's family begins to impose its illegal and dangerous activities upon Marian and her friends. When her best friend is murdered after confronting Edward's family, she wants out and begins to fight against the family's ominous power and reach. Written by PetrinaC <cubit@aol.com>

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18 January 1987 (USA)  »

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The Godfather's Wife  »

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3 December 2001 | by (Fairbanks, U.S. Territory of Alaska) – See all my reviews

I've liked Melissa Gilbert ever since her days on the prairie. Too bad while growing up she made a stop in Mafialand. Here she is a young mafia wife, at first all was la di da di da happy happy but she didn't fit in, she wanted out and POW! This movie just doesn't work. Story of a mafia wife? A very condensed story, like one that would take a 1,000 page book to tell but here it is pretty much super condensed. This was more like a government sponsored propaganda piece on why it's a very good thing for women to get out of a mob family. What boggles my mind is how so many people could think this is a "10." HA! Definitely two thumbs down, a waste of time, an "F", maybe... *maybe* a "D-."


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