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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

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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


Happiness is to have enemies close. The 10 Commandments of The Godfather.

The Godfather is one of those movies that I plan to watch it again.
Although firstly I have to watch all of the other movies. 184 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


Best of the '70s: The Godfather (1972)

Crime, Drama

18th August 1972 – 175 Minutes – IMDB Rating 9.2

“The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.” 982 more words


No. 91 - The Godfather, Mario Puzo Read 2/5/15

After the rather dark and crusty world of Bleak House I fancied a bit of a shift in time and place. So The Godfather was about as different as it could get. 487 more words