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Vendetta: Secrets of a Mafia Bride 

A girl's father is accidentally murdered during a botched mob hit. The don feels guilty and decides to take care of the girl. She grows up and falls in love with one of his goons. What she doesn't know yet is that he shot her dad.






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Series cast summary:
Carol Alt ...  Nancy 3 episodes, 1990
Eric Roberts ...  Sean McLeary 3 episodes, 1990
Burt Young ...  Vincente Dominici 3 episodes, 1990
Serena Grandi ...  Addolorata Pertinace, Nancy's Mother 3 episodes, 1990
Eli Wallach ...  Frank Latella 3 episodes, 1990
Nick Mancuso ...  Danny LaManna 3 episodes, 1990
Thomas Calabro ...  Nearco 3 episodes, 1990
Jason Allen Jason Allen ...  Nearco Latella as a child 3 episodes, 1990
Victor Argo ...  Persico 3 episodes, 1990
Billy Barty ...  Victor 3 episodes, 1990
Josie Bell Josie Bell ...  Cissy 3 episodes, 1990
Tobin Bell ...  Barman 3 episodes, 1990
Salvatore Billa 3 episodes, 1990
Federico Boido 3 episodes, 1990
Stelio Candelli Stelio Candelli ...  Galante 3 episodes, 1990
Federico Caprara Federico Caprara ...  Alfredo 3 episodes, 1990
Russel Case Russel Case ...  Doctor 3 episodes, 1990
Lewis E. Ciannelli Lewis E. Ciannelli ...  Jimmy 3 episodes, 1990
Anthony DeSando ...  Albert 3 episodes, 1990
Eva Grimaldi ...  Brenda 3 episodes, 1990
Mickey Knox ...  Corallo 3 episodes, 1990
Marcie Leeds Marcie Leeds ...  Young Nancy 3 episodes, 1990
Enrico Lo Verso ...  Vito 3 episodes, 1990
Stuart Margolin ...  Chinnici 3 episodes, 1990
Max Martini ...  Taylor Carr 3 episodes, 1990
Danilo Mileo Danilo Mileo 3 episodes, 1990
Gianni Nazzaro Gianni Nazzaro ...  Salvatore Pertinace, Nancy's Father 3 episodes, 1990
Lorenzo Piani Lorenzo Piani 3 episodes, 1990
Antonio Sabato ...  Tony Croce 3 episodes, 1990
Sergio Smacchi Sergio Smacchi 3 episodes, 1990
Nina Soldano Nina Soldano 3 episodes, 1990
Susan Spafford Susan Spafford ...  Sandra Latella 3 episodes, 1990
Mario Todisco Mario Todisco ...  Charlie 3 episodes, 1990


A girl's father is accidentally murdered during a botched mob hit. The don feels guilty and decides to take care of the girl. She grows up and falls in love with one of his goons. What she doesn't know yet is that he shot her dad.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for gangster violence and sensuality. | See all certifications »



Italy | USA



Release Date:

13 May 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Family Matter See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Technical Specs


(2 parts) | (video)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Alternate Versions

Video's running time is 100 m. while original is 200 m. See more »


Followed by Vendetta II: The New Mafia (1993) See more »

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28 February 2003 | by QueenMakeda84See all my reviews

I saw this movie a long time ago and have it on tape. I notice that not too many commented on it, so I'd put in my 2 cents. The movie is basically about a girl who vows revenge for her father's death. Unfortunately, the killer is someone she loves. The whole concept of the mafia is a little lax in this film. There's really no violence on their part, just close family and loyalty. The whole film garners a romantic presence despite the title. All in all, not a bad film. If you like Carol Alt and Eric Roberts, then this is the film for you. Roberts delivers as usual as Sean. He's mysterious and dangerous, but likeable enough as a male lead. See it just for kicks when nothing else is on. The music in the movie is also pretty soothing.

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