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Death Wish V: The Face of Death (1994)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  14 January 1994 (USA)
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Paul Kersey is back at working vigilante justice when when his fiancée, Olivia, has her business threatened by mobsters.

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Sal Paconi
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Chuck Paconi
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Brian Hoyle
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Hector Vasquez
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Janice Omori
Erica Fairfield ...
Chelsea Regent (as Erica Lancaster)
Jefferson Mappin ...
Big Al
Michael Dunston ...
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Maxine
Sharolyn Sparrow ...
Dawn
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Storyline

New York's garment district has turns into Dodge City when mobster Tommy O'Shea muscles in on the fashion trade of his ex-wife Olivia Regent. Olivia is engaged to Paul Kersey, who provides a sense of security for herself and her daughter Chelsea. Olivia isn't impressed when Tommy tortures her manager, Big Al, so Tommy hires an enforcer named Freddie Flakes, who is a master of disguise. Freddie dons women's clothing to follow Olivia into a ladies' room, where he smashes her face into a mirror, causing permanent disfigurement. In the offices of D.A. Tony Hoyle and his associate Hector Vasquez, Paul and Olivia vow to see to it that Tommy is prosecuted. Later, Freddie and two of his men disguise themselves as cops, infiltrate Olivia's apartment, and shoot Olivia dead. Now Kersey is ready to take things into his own hands. Kersey follows Tommy's thug Chickie Paconi to the Paconi family bistro, where Kersey kills Chickie by lacing his cannelloni with cyanide. Next, Paul tricks Freddie out ... Written by Todd Baldridge

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Rated R for strong violence, and for nudity and language | See all certifications »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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$1,702,394 (USA)
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Trivia

This was not the first time writer/director Alan A. Goldstein and star Charles Bronson had worked together. In the early 80's, the pair had an action film set up at Warner Bros. called "No Way Back" that was never made. See more »

Goofs

When Tommy opens the crate with Hectors body in it and the body falls to the ground, Tommy turns it over and Hectors head is facing toward his left shoulder, but in the very next scene, when seen from above, his face is straight up, toward the camera. See more »

Quotes

[In the Paconi Family restaurant, Paul has just poisoned Chuck Paconi, who is sitting down, making horrible gagging and choking sounds]
Paul Kersey: You got a problem?
[Chuck looks up at Paul, still choking. Paul pushes Chuck's face onto the table and then walks out of the restaurant]
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Connections

Featured in Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater: Killer Geeks (1995) See more »

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I DOESN'T GET ANY MORE INVITING THEN THIS
Performed by Norma Jean Wright
Lyrics and Music by David Friedman & Regine Urbach
Produced by David Friedman
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User Reviews

 
DEATH WISH V ---- GREAT



Is it great to see another Death Wish. Well like all death wish's his girlfriends gets killed and he's not standing for it. Well in this great installment Bronson takes down the ex husband of he's fiancee. And the husband (Tommy) kills her, and he wants the kid too. But Bronson won't let them have her. So he goes back to Wintess Protection programme and gets help but theres a man who helping Tommy who is ruling half the city where Bronson now lives. But i'm not giong to say any mre because it's film worth watching, buying.

go on

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