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Cookie (1989)

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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Goofs

Although given correctly in the opening credits, Brenda Vaccaro's surname turns into "Vacarro" in the closing credit cast list. See more »

Quotes

Bunny: You leave my father out of this, you Wonder Bread wop!
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Jay Dee's Boogie Woogie
Performed by Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra (as Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra)
Written by Jimmy Dorsey & Marvin Wright
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A very entertaining Mafia parody!
16 January 2003 | by (Fremont, CA) – See all my reviews

This was about a godfather type mafioso (Peter Falk) that was just released after spending 19 years in prison. He makes up with his daughter (Emily Lloyd) and together they pull a real caper on the other head of the crime family, in addition to doing a con job on the local DA to help him snuff out the other family head. A very funny movie. It was good to see Peter Falk in a part where he was the criminal instead of the detective. Bob Gunton, who played the warden in the Shawshank Redemption is the DA. Also watch for Jerry Lewis.


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