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Last Rites (1988)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Romance  |  18 November 1988 (USA)
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Cast

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Father Michael Pace
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Angela
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Nuzo
Anne Twomey ...
Zena
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Don Carlo
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Father Freddie
Vassili Lambrinos ...
Tío
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Tony
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Robin Dwyer
Tony DiBenedetto ...
Lt. Jericho (as Tony Di Benedetto)
Christine Poor ...
Teri
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Luis De Vega (as Al Rodriguez)
Jack Hallett ...
Officer Reardon
Louis Gigante ...
Bishop Frascati (as Father Louis Gigante)
Ibi Kaufman ...
Theresa
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A New York priest with blood ties to the Mafia uses the auspices of the Church to protect the mistress of a murdered Mafia Don--who is being hunted by hitmen in the employ of her lover's widow. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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God help Father Michael Pace. See more »


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18 November 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ritual de Sangue  »

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$426,965 (USA)
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Trivia

Donald P. Bellisario's only film for cinemas. See more »

Goofs

Gun used at the beginning by Zena ('Anne Twomey') to gun down her husband Geno (Roberto Corbo) has a silencer on it, but the gunshots are not silenced - in fact they are loud like normal gunshots. See more »

Connections

Edited into Quantum Leap: Piano Man - November 10, 1985 (1991) See more »

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ALL OF MY LIFE
Music by Bruce Broughton
Lyrics by Deborah Pratt
Performed by Deborah Pratt
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One of Tom's Very Best!
15 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film does show Berenger's truly broad range as an actor. It is one of those movies' that stick with you and kind of "haunt" you, in the very good way of being truly memorable, ultra-sexy and different! Bellasario's genius is well known now, but was truly evident in this early work of his.

50 Shades of Gray has nothing on the raw sexuality displayed so beautifully by Tom Berenger. My wonderful husband of 30 years has always known that even though Berenger is 16 years my senior, I would have an affair with him in a heart-beat. This film shows exactly why!

The ending of this movie leaves you breathless and yearning for more.


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