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3.1
322 Ratings

Prizzi's Honor

Directed by John Huston
United States, 1985
Comedy, Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Charley Partanna is a hit-man who works for the Prizzis, one of the richest crime syndicate families in the country. Unbeknownst to Charley,the Prizzis just hired Irene Walker, a free-lance killer, to eliminate someone who double-crossed them.

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Prizzi's Honor Directed by John Huston

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1985 | Winner: Best Film (Golden Ciak)

Academy Awards

1986 | Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

1986 | 7 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1985 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

1985 | Nominee: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1986 | Winner: Best Screenplay - Adapted

1986 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

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