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Review: "The Family" by Mario Puzo and Carol Gino

Let me begin by saying that I am a die-hard Mario Puzo fan. Unlike a lot of people, I was introduced to his writing through… 612 more words


Il Padrino - Mario Puzo

I’m going to make him an offer he can’t refuse.

Ritorno alla lettura dopo un mese di stop con Il Padrino, mi serviva robba forte per schiodarmi. 519 more words


The Godfather

Set in the decade of the second World War, the Godfather is a pretty entertaining story detailing the parallel universe and power structure of the Mafia operating in the United States. 539 more words

The Godfather Feels Like Home

True story: At home in Kentucky a few years ago, I accompanied my mother to pick up my nephew’s birthday cake.  In its window, the bakery displayed a cake in the shape of a horse’s head.  346 more words


Book People Talk Movies: Daniela talks The Godfather!

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This theme couldn’t be more perfect for this blog, because um, hello? 1,197 more words

Book People Talk Movies

LISTEN TO ME MARLON (2015): Excellent Trailer For Marlon Brando Documentary

Stevan Riley has directed a documentary about Marlon Brando and the trailer looks fantastic.

Amongst other great roles, Brando is the man responsible for doing an exceptional job of bringing Author Mario Puzo’s character of… 89 more words


How Crime Keeps America Healthy, Wealthy, Cleaner and More Beautiful

{“The following piece was written by the late Mario Puzo from his little book of essays, “The Godfather Papers and other Confessions.”}

I wrote this piece in 1966. 3,208 more words