Paroled labor racketeer "Dapper" Dino is sought after by a "politically ambitious" prosecutor schemes to put him back in jail and a deceitful partner sizes him up for concrete shoes.

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Paroled labor racketeer "Dapper" Dino is sought after by a "politically ambitious" prosecutor schemes to put him back in jail and a deceitful partner sizes him up for concrete shoes.

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23 August 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cookie - Die Tochter des Paten  »

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$1,869,417 (USA)
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Although given correctly in the opening credits, Brenda Vaccaro's surname turns into "Vacarro" in the closing credit cast list. See more »

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Dominick 'Dino' Capisco: Take the gum out of your mouth when you're talking to me. You look like a hooker.
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References The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986) See more »

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Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
Performed by Dámaso Pérez Prado (as Perez Prado)
Written by Jacques Larue, Mack David & Louiguy
© 1951, Renewed 1979 Chappell & Co.
All Rights Reserved. Courtesy of RCA Records
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Emily Lloyd - pure gem
5 August 2000 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Lazy rainy evening, not ready to watch a big masterpiece, rent Cookie. Great actors who are not doing a good job, bad plot and screen writing, but the best part is reserved for Cookie - Emily Lloyd. She is the small diamond in this film. Of course, her character has been worked out pretty well by the writer. Anyway, it's a marvel to see her develop from "almost hooker" to "mob woman." Peter Falk disappears in every scene where she enters.


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