Married to the Mob

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  • Summary: After her husband is killed, Angela sees a way out of the Mafia. However, her husband's boss has other ideas - he wants her for himself. Undercover FBI agent Mike Downey finds himself falling in love with her too.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 11 out of 15
  2. Negative: 0 out of 15
  1. USA Today
    Reviewed by: Mike Clark
    100
    Even in the classiest movie summer of the decade, Mob is destined to demand respect for Pfeiffer. [19 Aug 1988]
  2. 90
    You'll thoroughly enjoy the out-of-kilter existence.
  3. 90
    Fresh, colorful and inventive, Married to the Mob is another offbeat entertainment from director Jonathan Demme.
  4. The Globe and Mail (Toronto)
    Reviewed by: Jay Scott
    75
    Missing from Married to the Mob, written by Barry Strugatz and Mark R. Burns, is the freewheeling structure, but everything else that makes Demme one of the friendliest of major U.S. directors is in glorious evidence. [19 Aug 1988]
  5. Boston Globe
    Reviewed by: Jay Carr
    75
    Married to the Mob is a funny yard sale of a film about regeneration in a junked-up America. [19 Aug 1988]
  6. Chicago Tribune
    Reviewed by: Dave Kehr
    75
    It's a movie of a thousand pleasures - of glinting insights and sly twists. [19 Aug 1988]
  7. San Francisco Chronicle
    Reviewed by: Mick LaSalle
    50
    Married to the Mob picks up pace throughout and builds to an exciting finish. [19 Aug 1988]

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 2
  2. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Jun 26, 2014
    8
    Married to the Mob is a campy, outrageously fun tale that is a mix between "Midnight Run" and "Goodfellas" on how it portrays the Mafia.Married to the Mob is a campy, outrageously fun tale that is a mix between "Midnight Run" and "Goodfellas" on how it portrays the Mafia. Instead of focusing on shootout after shootout, the movie resorts more to story and character development, which is a rarity in this genre. Expand
  2. Aug 24, 2014
    6
    Both Jonathan Demme and Michelle Pfeiffer give strong early-career performances as director and lead amidst this campy, fun take on hundredsBoth Jonathan Demme and Michelle Pfeiffer give strong early-career performances as director and lead amidst this campy, fun take on hundreds of contemporary Italian mafia films. Expand

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