On the 10th anniversary of his father's death, Giovanni reluctantly accepts the task of bringing a cake to the home of his uncle, a mob boss, for a celebration. Just two hours into the night, Gio's life is forever changed.

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Jimmy Giannopoulos
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Shiloh Fernandez ... Gio
Val Kilmer ... Uncle Angelo
Ewan McGregor ... Father Kelly
William Fichtner ... Uncle Ricardo
Lorraine Bracco ... Sofia
Jeremy Allen White ... Tommaso
Emory Cohen ... Leo
Vincent Pastore ... Vito
David Mazouz ... Young Gio
Ashley Benson ... Tracey
John Magaro ... Cousin Joey
Nick Vallelonga ... Uncle Tiny Tony
Penn Badgley ... Peeno
Franky G ... Omar
Ruben Rivera Ruben Rivera ... Ramon
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The Birthday Cake begins with the 10th anniversary of Giovanni's father's death, Giovanni reluctantly accepts the task of carrying on the family tradition of bringing a cake to the home of his Uncle Angelo, Brooklyn's last Mafia boss, for a celebration. Just two hours into the night, Giovanni's life is forever changed and he's forced to grow up after witnessing murder, violence, chaos and the truth about what happened to his father.

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Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for pervasive language, violence, some sexual references, nudity and drug use | See all certifications »
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A huge disappointment
20 June 2021 | by Gordon-11See all my reviews

The story does not make sense because things are very poorly explained. I don't understand a thing they are trying to convey. I watched this for Ewan McGregor, and he is in it for one minute. A huge disappointment.


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18 June 2021 (USA) See more »

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