Pay or Die [DVD] [1960]

Cardmember Offers
Frequently bought together

Item you're currently viewing

Pay or Die (DVD)  (Enhanced Widescreen for 16x9 TV)  (English)  1960 - Larger Front
Pay or Die (DVD) (Enhanced Widescreen for 16x9 TV) (English) 1960
  • Item you're currently viewing
  • $14.99
Offer disclaimer



Pay or Die
Based on real incidents in the life and death of Lt. Joseph Petrosino (Ernest Borgnine) of the New York police force, this tale set between 1906-1909 details the history of the lieutenant's fight to prove Sicilian Mafia involvement in crimes in his city. Lt. Petrosino has a series of dangerous close calls as he distinguishes himself by saving singer Enrico Caruso from a Mafia bomb outside the Metropolitan Opera, and by also saving the father of Adelina (Zohra Lampert) the woman he loves. Several other exploits eventually lead to Petrosino's trip to Sicily to nail evidence for the Mafia's activities in New York, and for a final meeting with destiny. This represented the last screen credit of scenarist Bertram Millhauser, who died in 1958; he had received his penultimate credit nine years before that, on the 1949 Tokyo Joe. ~ Eleanor Mannikka, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Ernest Borgnine
    Ernest Borgnine - Lt. Joseph Petrosino
  • Zohra Lampert
    Zohra Lampert - Adelina Saulino
  • Alan Austin
    Alan Austin - Johnny Viscardi
  • Renata Vanni
    Renata Vanni - Mama Saulino
  • Image coming soon
    Franco Corsaro - Vito Zarillo

Be the first to write a customer review
(0 reviews)
Write a review and get bonus points
My Best Buy® members: Get bonus points for your approved review when you provide your member number. Subject to My Best Buy program terms.

Product images, including color, may differ from actual product appearance.