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The Godfather (1972)

100 Films’ 100 Favourites #39

An offer you can’t refuse.

Country: USA
Language: English, Italian & Latin
Runtime: 175 minutes
BBFC: X (cut, 1972) | 1,358 more words


Book Review: The Godfather by Mario Puzo

Originally Published: G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Date: 1969

If you don’t imitate Don Vito Corleone when reading his dialogue in the book then you need help, and by help I mean watching the film. 553 more words

Book Review

A Long Ago Dinner with the Don

How funny time is–in the moment it seems to crawl, but then, looking back, how deceptively quickly it flew by. Sometimes, when remembering an event in the past, time–a thing without form, measured only by how it is felt–seems to bend in upon itself to bridge the gap. 454 more words

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The Godfather (1972)

The Godfather / Francis Ford Coppola / 1972 / 

Active Ingredients: Duvall and Cazale; Themes of ambition and corruption
Side Effects: Michael’s sudden turn towards the Family… 331 more words

5 Stars

"The Godfather" then read "The Family Corleone"

If you, like me, grew up in an Italian-American household then you, like me, were exposed to such gems as “Leave the gun, take the cannoli” at an age where you barely comprehended what a gun  482 more words


Is Sylvester Stallone retiring from movies and going to TV???

It seems like Sly is slowly moving away from big screen movies and keeping his focus on TV shows now. Sly is currently hosting a reality TV show called “Strong” on NBC and now he just inked a deal to star in a prime time drama show in which he will play a mob boss which the story was written by Mario Puzo. 143 more words

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Sylvester Stallone Joins The Mafia

The Academy Award nominee for his portrayal of Rocky Balboa in Ryan Cogler’s Creed. Sylvester Stallone takes a big turn in his carrier, as he is to take part in a tv series based on Mario Puzo’s Omerta, where he will take on the role as Raymonde Aprile. 21 more words