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Donato and Daughter (1993)

Two cops, a father and daughter who have had a frosty relationship for a long time, must team up to stop a brutal sexual predator/serial killer who targets nuns.

Director:

Rod Holcomb

Writers:

Jack Early (novel), Robert Roy Pool (teleplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charles Bronson ... Sgt. Mike Donato
Dana Delany ... Lt. Dena Donato
Xander Berkeley ... Russ Loring
Jenette Goldstein ... Det. Judy McCartney
Louis Giambalvo ... Chief Hugh Halliday
Marc Alaimo ... Det. Petsky
Tom Verica ... Bobby Keegan
Robert Gossett ... Det. Bobbins
Bonnie Bartlett ... Renata Donato
Richard Kuss ... Chief Stone
Michael Cavanaugh ... Vinnie Stellino
Julianna McCarthy Julianna McCarthy ... Adele Loring
Kim Weeks Kim Weeks ... Andrea Loring
Charley Hayward Charley Hayward ... Detective Scott
Patti Yasutake ... Dr. Stewart
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Two cops, a father and daughter who have had a frosty relationship for a long time, must team up to stop a brutal sexual predator/serial killer who targets nuns.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dead to Rights See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Det. Judy McCartney: Like father, like daughter.
Lt. Dena Donato: Like hell.
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Referenced in Escale à Nanarland: Le Justicier de New York (2013) See more »

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AN EXCELLENT BRONSON COP THRILLER
4 September 2018 | by lukem-52760See all my reviews

Another excellent Bronson cop thriller & yes it may be a t.v movie but IT'S still an exciting crime thriller!!! Bronson is always great & he's one of my favourite actors & i love most of his movies especially the excellent Death Wish franchise. Here the great screen presence of Bronson is in t.v production & later he did the Excellent family of cops trilogy all t.v flicks but it doesn't take away from the quality & feel of the movie & Donato and daughter is a quality suspense cop thriller with another excellent performance by Bronson as a tough old timer cop who gets tangled up working with his daughter who is also a cop played excellently by Dana Delany she's a really good actress works perfectly With Bronson!!! There is a very sick killer committing horrendous crimes even to nuns & basically it's father & daughter team of cops to track this evil killer down,so it's basic cop thriller territory but done really well with a creepy atmosphere & a really good music score & that is so important in a detective Thriller to score the mood right & create an atmosphere & this excellent little cop film does that perfectly. I really enjoyed this film it was edgy & dark without showing all the gore,it had the mood & fear factor just right & the family drama was done really well with the donato's & you actually care about these characters & really want the sick killer caught or executed!!! So yes another great Bronson film, a great cop thriller & an excellent performance by the legendary Bronson.


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