R | | Crime, Drama
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.
The novel delves more into the roots and history of the Sicilian Mafia: Corleone had the highest murder rate in the world. In Mario Puzo's first draft, Apollonia gave Michael a running commentary on the ways of the Sicilian Mafia as they walk through the ... ...
I believe in America. America has made my fortune. And I raised my daughter in the American fashion. I gave her freedom but I taught her never to dishonor her family. She found a "boy friend," not an Italian. She went to the movies with him. She ...
The typefaces shown in the headlines of the various New York City newspapers depicted are almost all incorrect for the newspapers shown.
Other than Mario Puzo's name there are no opening credits.
English, Italian, Latin
£14,480 (UK) (11 July 1996)
$134,966,411 (USA) (11 May 1997)