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The history of a Sicilian family who emigrated to America years ago and now lives in California cultivating vine. The problems start when they have to confront themselves with a powerful ... See full summary »

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The history of a Sicilian family who emigrated to America years ago and now lives in California cultivating vine. The problems start when they have to confront themselves with a powerful landowner who comports like the local boss. Written by Volker Boehm

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They came to a country to plant their dreams... now they're prepared to die for them.

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Drama | Romance | Western

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18 August 1989 (USA)  »

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Blodshämnd  »

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Only movie to feature siblings Eric Roberts and Julia Roberts (playing brother and sister). See more »

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Vaga Luna
Written by Vincenzo Bellini
Performed by Ignacio Clapes
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Straight out of a '40s Saturday Matinee
21 October 2001 | by (Dublin, California) – See all my reviews

If this movie hadn't been shot in color, I might have mistaken it for a '40s B Western. Tell the truth: the plot was lifted from The Mark of Zorro and the names were changed, right? At least those '40s actors didn't appear to forget their lines. Or maybe no lines were written for those embarrassing scenes in Blood Red where there are painful, inexplicable gaps in both dialogue and action. This film is noteworthy only as the single film to date in which both Julia and Eric Roberts have appeared together. That's the only reason I watched it as long as I did. And what brilliant, inspired casting! They played brother and sister. My Video Movie Guide is right: this is a turkey.


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