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The Don's Analyst (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy  -  6 September 1997 (USA)
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Don Vito Leoni, the Godfather, is clinically depressed. The world has changed and he hasn't. He'd like to retire, but if he left the "family business" to his two idiot sons, they'd be dead ... See full summary »

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Frankie Leoni
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Donnie Leoni
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Hood #1
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Don Vito Leoni
Howard Jerome ...
Tomaso
Louis Di Bianco ...
Salvatore
David Calderisi ...
Anthony
Lou Pitoscia ...
Tommy The Rope
George Santino ...
Paul Tondini
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Victoria Leoni
Angelica Trevena ...
Stripper
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Nicky 'Tits' (as Alan Peterson)
Gino Marrocco ...
Gino
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Dr. Julian Riceputo
Lucy Webb ...
Dr. Susan Riceputo
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Don Vito Leoni, the Godfather, is clinically depressed. The world has changed and he hasn't. He'd like to retire, but if he left the "family business" to his two idiot sons, they'd be dead in a minute. So he decides to go legit, which convinces everyone that he must be completely off the deep end. To preserve their cushy lives, his dysfuntional family conspires to get him some psycho-therepy. So his boys kidnap a "piasan" shrink and order him to "fix" their father. This film, which premired on Showtime, pre-dated the very similarly plotted "Analyze This" by over a year. Written by Cybele May

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The Godfather wants to get in touch with his feelings. Now! See more »

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Rated R for language and some nudity | See all certifications »

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6 September 1997 (USA)  »

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National Lampoon's The Don's Analyst  »

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OK movie
30 December 2001 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

First of all, I've read in other reviews that this movie is a rip-off from 'Analyze This' and 'The Sopranos'. In my view, it's the other way around. This movie was released in 1997, the other ones in 1999. The movie itself is good, but not great. When I watched it, I had a few laughs and I certainly didn't bore myself. I'd give it a 7/10.


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