Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife

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"She promised to love, honor and obey Eddie for life. The family knew how long her life should be."
  • TV-14
  • 1987
  • 1 hr 33 min
  • 6.5  (401)

Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife is a 1987 crime drama movie starring Melissa Gilbert, Joe Penny, and Eileen Brennan. It tells the story of a woman named Marisa, who falls in love with a man named Frank. Frank, however, is a member of the mafia, and Marisa soon finds herself caught up in a dangerous world of crime and violence.

As Marisa becomes more deeply involved with Frank and his criminal activities, she begins to question whether she can handle the danger and violence that comes with being a mob wife. She struggles between her love for Frank and her desire for a normal life, but ultimately decides to stay with him.

As the plot unfolds, Marisa finds herself drawn into a web of deception, betrayal, and violence. She witnesses the power struggles within the mafia, as well as the brutal tactics they use to enforce their control. She also comes to learn that Frank is not the man she thought he was, and that his loyalty to the mafia is stronger than his love for her.

The movie explores themes of love, loyalty, and the struggle for power in the criminal underworld. It also delves into the emotional toll that a life of crime can take, both on the individuals involved and their loved ones.

Melissa Gilbert delivers a powerful performance as Marisa, portraying her as a strong and resilient woman who is torn between her love for Frank and her desire for a safer, more stable life. Joe Penny is equally impressive as Frank, playing him as a complex and troubled character who is ultimately ruled by his loyalty to the mafia.

Eileen Brennan provides some much-needed levity as Marisa's mother, infusing the film with a touch of humor and humanity. With its gripping plot and strong performances, Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife is a compelling crime drama that will keep audiences on the edge of their seats.

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Description
  • Release Date
    1987
  • MPAA Rating
    TV-14
  • Runtime
    1 hr 33 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (401)