Escape From Death Row (1973)
Crazy enough to take on the cops and the mob... Mean enough to whip 'em!
poster Escape From Death Row
IMDb Rating:
5.9/10 (361 votes)

Also known as:Mean Frank and Crazy Tony (original title)

Country:Italy, 85 minutes

Spoken Languages:English, Italian

Genre(s):Comedy, Crime

Director(s):Michele Lupo

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 3129

There's trouble in Frankie Diomede's criminal empire in Genoa. A French gangster has moved into Frankie's territory, so Frankie flies home to take care of business. He promptly has himself arrested so that he'll have the perfect alibi when his top local associate dies, but then Frankie's life gets complicated: his enemies have enough juice to keep him in prison for awhile, his associates and allies are killed one at a time, and attempts on his life start. Help comes from an unlikely source: Tony Breda, a wannabe wiseguy who's a Milanese raised in Hoboken. Tony designs a plan to spring Frankie from jail, and then all roads lead to Marseilles. Is Tony a future Mafia don?

Lee Van Cleef (as Frankie Diomede), Tony Lo Bianco (as Tony Breda), Edwige Fenech (as Orchidea), Jean Rochefort (as Louis Annunziata), Fausto Tozzi (as Massara)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3