Spike of Bensonhurst (1988)


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Movie Info

A talented street fighter from Brooklyn dreams of hitting the big time as a boxer but first must overcome many obstacles. In hopes of scaling them more easily, he begins dating the daughter of a neighborhood Mafioso.

Rating: R (adult situations/language, violence)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Paul Morrissey, Robert Alan Browne
In Theaters:
Virgin Vision


as Spike Fumo

as Baldo Cacetti

as Sylvia

as Congresswoman

as Bandana

as India

as Bandana's Mother

as Tortorella

as Frankie

as Vinaca

as Pete Fumo

as Chicago Boxer

as Mafia Boss

as Convict Kissing Girl...

as Blondie

as 1st Junkie

as 1st Cop

as Teen Dealer

as Italian Mother

as Photographer

as Grandmother

as Video Boss

as Mafia Man

as Mafia Stooge

as Booth Guard

as Referee

as Bar Mitzvah Boy

as Gang Member

as Mafia Eater
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Critic Reviews for Spike of Bensonhurst

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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Washington Post
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

In a witless way goofs on Italian gangsters.

Full Review… | October 12, 2012
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

September 21, 2005

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