Honor Thy Father
- 1 hr 40 min
Honor Thy Father is a TV movie that aired on CBS in 1973. The movie is based on a best selling novel about the rise and fall of the Bonnano crime family. In the film, it was told by Joe Bonnano's son, Salvatore, point of view. According to the movie, the Bonnanoes were once the most powerful and feared families in the New York's mafia world. When the power was at it highest, the competition kidnapped Joe. Salvatore and the members of the mob come face to face with his kidnappers to get him back before there would be a Mafia war. Honor Thy Father had an element of The Godfather, but due to network restrictions, violence wasn't displayed on television.