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Dimenticare Palermo (1990)

Carmine Bonavia wins election as the mayor of New York on a promise to legalize drugs. After the election, he marries Carrie and goes to his ancestral home of Sicily for their honeymoon. In... See full summary »

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Carmine Bonavia
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Carrie
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Uomo di Potere
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Gianni Mucci
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Il Principe
Carolina Rosi
Harry Davis
Ronald Yamamoto
Marino Masé
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Stefano Madia
Tiziana Stella
Luigi Laezza
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Carmine Bonavia wins election as the mayor of New York on a promise to legalize drugs. After the election, he marries Carrie and goes to his ancestral home of Sicily for their honeymoon. In his hotel, he meets Il Principe, a Sicilian prince who has spent years confined to the hotel because he crossed the Mafia. Amid the beauties of Sicily Carmine discovers that men of power will stop at nothing to prevent the legalization of drugs, which threatens their business. Written by Peter Reiher

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This is the best film my father has ever seen
2 March 2003 | by (Kent, Ohio) – See all my reviews

I just wanted to chime in against all of the opponents of this cinematic mastepiece. Superbly acted and fast paced, i saw this film under the keen direction of my father, Dennis K, and god bless him, he was right: THIS IS THE GREATEST FILM EVER MADE.


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