A Certain Sacrifice (1980) - Rotten Tomatoes

A Certain Sacrifice (1980)





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In this extremely low-budget drama, a young transient finds her rapist, and with the help of her new boy friend, takes him underneath the Brooklyn Bridge and enacts a strange ritual sacrifice with his body. The film is most notorious for being the film debut of Madonna who was only 19-years-old and is said to have earned only $100 for her effort. Later, she tried to sue to keep the film from being released on video (it never did make it to theaters). Unfortunately for her, she lost the battle. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi


as Bruna
Charles Kurtz
as Raymond Hall
Sandy Stern
as Male Listener No. 2
David Stone
as Seated Bore at Party
David Mann
as Male Counter Customer

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God awful. Would have never seen the light of day if Madonna hadn't been in it.

Anthony Valletta
Anthony Valletta

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Interesting to see Madonna so early in her career. The movie itself wasn't so bad, but the poor quality makes it hard to enjoy.

Sarah Prisbylla
Sarah Prisbylla

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