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Last Rites (1988)

Angela, the beautiful Mexican mistress of a NY mobster, asks virginal Father Michael for protection after Zena, the mobster's wife, kills her cheating husband. Michael becomes torn between his vows, Angela and his sister - Zena.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Berenger ... Father Michael Pace
Daphne Zuniga ... Angela
Chick Vennera ... Nuzo
Anne Twomey Anne Twomey ... Zena
Dane Clark ... Don Carlo
Paul Dooley ... Father Freddie
Vassili Lambrinos Vassili Lambrinos ... Tío
Adrian Paul ... Tony
Deborah Pratt ... Robin Dwyer
Tony DiBenedetto Tony DiBenedetto ... Lt. Jericho (as Tony Di Benedetto)
Christine Poor Christine Poor ... Teri
Al Rodrigo ... Luis De Vega (as Al Rodriguez)
Jack Hallett Jack Hallett ... Officer Reardon
Louis Gigante Louis Gigante ... Bishop Frascati (as Father Louis Gigante)
Ibi Kaufman Ibi Kaufman ... Theresa
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Storyline

A New York priest with blood ties to the Mafia uses the auspices of the Church to protect the mistress of a murdered Mafia Don--who is being hunted by hitmen in the employ of her lover's widow. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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Passion. Betrayal. Revenge. See more »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA | Mexico

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 November 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ritual de Sangue See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$426,965
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Final film of Dane Clark (I). See more »

Goofs

Gun used at the beginning by Zena ('Anne Twomey') to gun down her husband Geno (Roberto Corbo) has a silencer on it, but the gunshots are not silenced - in fact they are loud like normal gunshots. See more »


Soundtracks

ALL OF MY LIFE
Music by Bruce Broughton
Lyrics by Deborah Pratt
Performed by Deborah Pratt
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A cult movie
28 February 2011 | by manuelmonasterioSee all my reviews

Despite every awful review this movie has received -including Roger Ebert ominous one as "the worst movie of 1988"- I loved it when it was first released and I still enjoy it.The plot may be faulty, but the atmosphere is great and the music by Bruce Broughton is -as expected-very good.For me -and many of my(according to what Mr.Ebert could think on this subject) "tasteless" friends, it still remains a cult film to be enjoyed again once in a while. The naivete of Michael (Tom Berenger) the priest has credibility in terms of his position in his family. The "finale" with his last phrase and the entrance of his sister Zena (Anne Twomey)and the very last scene at the car with her are simply terrific and impossible to forget no mater how many years have passed.


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