Film: Prizzi's Honor

"Do I ice her? Do I marry her?"'
Charley Partanna

Prizzi's Honor is a 1985 film based on a 1982 novel by Richard Condon. Directed by John Huston, the film starred Jack Nicholson, Kathleeen Turner, Robert Loggia and Anjelica Huston, who won an Oscar for her performance.

Charley Partanna is a hit-man for the Prizzi crime family. One day, at a wedding, he meets Irene Walker, who's also a hit-woman. Charley inadvertently kills her husband, and after a courtship, he marries her. However, Irene has been keeping money her late ex-husband stole from the mob. The Prizzis then hire the two of them to take out each other. But neither knows the others' true identity.


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Prizzis Honor