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Mike Battaglia
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Bankie Como
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Sterling
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Charlie D'Amico
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A hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame on others. However, with power comes consequences that are also predicted by the seer. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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You only respect what you fear.

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18 January 1991 (USA)  »

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Czcigodni mordercy  »

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$139,155 (USA)
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John Turturro's on-screen wife is played by Katherine Borowitz (who is also his real-life wife). See more »

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Version of Macbeth (1960) See more »

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Interesting Movie
16 January 2003 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

While not the greatest modernization of a Shakespeare play, this movie is visually stunning and John Turturro can always be counted on to give a great performance. The fortune teller is a decent substitute for the 3 witches and the period sets and costumes are wonderful. I wouldn't recommend this movie if you are a die hard Shakespeare fan, but would if you love gangster flicks or interesting ideas.


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