History Film / MarriedToTheMob

1st Dec '16 3:41:34 PM Morgenthaler
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* AuthorityEqualsAssKicking: When an attempt is made on his life, Tony shows us [[BadAss why he's the boss]].

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* AuthorityEqualsAssKicking: When an attempt is made on his life, Tony shows us [[BadAss why he's the boss]].boss.
20th Oct '16 12:50:55 AM DoctorNemesis
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* CryingWolf: Ironically, when Connie finally catches Tony in the bridal suite of a fancy hotel with Angela, Tony has learned that Angela's trying to set him up and is actually planning to kill her. But given all his leching after her for the whole movie and his playing around well before that, he's got a heck of a job trying to convince Connie of that...
29th Aug '16 9:19:07 AM DoctorNemesis
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** Played with; by the end, Tony is reduced to panicked, flustered begging... but not by the reveal that the FBI are trying to trap him, but by his heartbroken wife pointing a gun [[GroinAttack at a very sensitive place indeed]].

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** Played with; by the end, Tony is reduced to panicked, sweaty, flustered begging... but not by the reveal that the FBI are trying to trap him, but by his heartbroken wife pointing a gun [[GroinAttack at a very sensitive place indeed]].
20th Jul '16 4:41:18 PM Mdumas43073
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Angela de Marco (Michelle Pfeiffer) is sick of being a [[TheMafia mafia]] wife; she's sick of [[FellOffTheBackOfATruck everything she owns being "hot,"]] she's sick of having to be friends with the other mobsters' wives, and she's sick of her misogynistic douche-bag of a husband, Frank (Alec Baldwin). Then Frank is bumped off, and suddenly his boss, Tony "The Tiger" Russo (Dean Stockwell) wants to get in her pants. And so, she takes her son and moves to the city, but Tony won't leave her alone, and neither will his psychotic wife. She does meet a nice guy named Mike (Matthew Modine), but he turns out to be working for the [[FBIAgent FBI]], who think she had something to do with her husband's death.

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Angela de Marco (Michelle Pfeiffer) (Creator/MichellePfeiffer) is sick of being a [[TheMafia mafia]] wife; she's sick of [[FellOffTheBackOfATruck everything she owns being "hot,"]] she's sick of having to be friends with the other mobsters' wives, and she's sick of her misogynistic douche-bag douchebag of a husband, Frank (Alec Baldwin). (Creator/AlecBaldwin). Then Frank is bumped off, and suddenly his boss, Tony "The Tiger" Russo (Dean Stockwell) (Creator/DeanStockwell) wants to get in her pants. And so, she takes her son and moves to the city, but Tony won't leave her alone, and neither will his psychotic wife. She does meet a nice guy named Mike (Matthew Modine), but he turns out to be working for the [[FBIAgent FBI]], who think she had something to do with her husband's death.
9th Jan '16 5:42:45 PM haloinsider
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** Neither can Frank. It ends up costing him his life, as his affair is with Tony's mistress.
15th Nov '15 11:48:56 AM nombretomado
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-->'''[[FBIAgent Regional Director Franklin]]''': Oh, there's a big difference, Mrs. de Marco. The mob is run by murdering, thieving, lying, cheating psychopaths. We work for the [[RonaldReagan President of the United States of America]].

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-->'''[[FBIAgent Regional Director Franklin]]''': Oh, there's a big difference, Mrs. de Marco. The mob is run by murdering, thieving, lying, cheating psychopaths. We work for the [[RonaldReagan [[UsefulNotes/RonaldReagan President of the United States of America]].
5th Jun '15 8:25:34 PM DoctorNemesis
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* ScyllaAndCharybdis: After her husband's death, poor Angela just wants to cut her ties with the mob life entirely and start again, but is trapped between Tony constantly tracking her down and trying to hit on her, Connie being convinced that Angela is leading her husband on and trying to get her for it, and the FBI being convinced that she's in cahoots with Tony and trying to trap her into turning state's evidence for them.
5th Jun '15 8:14:33 PM DoctorNemesis
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* RecklessGunUsage: In the final scene, Connie has an unfortunate habit of waving the gun around unsteadily and firing it at random moments, which certainly doesn't make Tony -- who is in the direct line of fire -- any more comfortable about things. She's clearly either incredibly hammered or has just [[VillainousBreakdown completely abandoned reality]] at that point, which might explain it.
17th May '15 9:27:28 AM DoctorNemesis
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* StalkerWithACrush: When it comes to getting into Angela's pants, Tony isn't discouraged by her clear lack of interest in him.

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* StalkerWithACrush: When it comes to getting into Angela's pants, Tony isn't discouraged by her clear lack of interest in him.him or her passionate desire to be as far away from him as is possible.
17th May '15 8:25:14 AM DoctorNemesis
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* StalkerWithACrush: When it comes to getting into Angela's pants, Tony isn't discouraged by her clear lack of interest in him.
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