Household Saints

  • 1993
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy, Drama, Religious

A mix of domestic ethnic drama and religious parable, director Nancy Savoca's HOUSEHOLD SAINTS is hard to categorize. More admirable in intention than in execution, its subject matter and pacing may turn off mainstream moviegoers. The story opens in post-WWII New York, with a particularly intense pinochle game in which Lino Falconetti (Victor Argo) bets...read more