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The AFI Top 100 Films: The Godfather (#3)

The Godfather (1972)
Starring Al Pacino, Marlon Brando and James Caan
Written by Francis Ford Coppola (screenplay) and Mario Puzo (screenplay, novel)
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola… 736 more words


Basking in Belize: Just Checked Out Blancaneaux Lodge and Turtle Inn

When our friend Samantha Schmidt returned from her trip to Belize, we couldn’t wait to hear about her stay at Francis Ford Coppola’s seafront and rainforest hideaways. 1,212 more words

Just Checked Out...

Coppola Rosso 2012

As I sit here writing this post, I can hear the recycling truck collecting the bottles I have put outside in the bin.  It’s a cacophany of high-pitched tinkles and crashes (with an idling diesel engine thrumming out bass in the background) that would normally be unsettling.  173 more words


One Little Tweet

It’s hard to believe one little tweet could have caused such uproar. Now, to be fair, in the grand scheme of things the firestorm that erupted in my tiny corner of the social universe wasn’t even a blip on the radar. 855 more words


Some brief notes in defence of American Graffiti

Last week, while home sick with a cold, I decided to revisit the coming of age classic, American Graffiti (1973) directed by George Lucas and produced by Francis Ford Coppola. 546 more words

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#MushCrushMonday: Francis Ford Coppola

It is Francis Ford Coppola’s birthday and all I could afford for a present was awarding him #MushCrushMonday. Coppola mush is a film genius, known for his The Godfather Trilogy and Apocalypse now. 92 more words