La LINGUA DEL SANTO (2000)

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Alternative titles

  • La LINGUA DEL SANGUE Working
  • The SAINT'S TONGUE Alternative
  • HOLY TONGUE Alternative

Synopsis

Comedy. Willy, who has just lost his job, as well as his wife, teams up with former professional rugby player Antonio for a spot of petty theft. However they find bigger fish to fry when they have the idea of stealing the donation box from the local Catholic church. While escaping from guard dogs, Antonio impulsively takes a holy relic which contains the tongue of Saint Antonio, patron saint of the needy. While Willy feels guilty and wishes to return the relic, Antonio becomes more reckless, delivering ransom demands to the Vatican. Having no luck with the Church, Antonio tries to sell part of the relic to gypsies; but the gypsy chief recognises the piece and alerts the media.

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