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The Godfather (1972)

R   |    |  Crime, Drama


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The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

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Did You Know?

Trivia

According to Francis Ford Coppola in the DVD commentary, in the scene where Captain McCluskey confronts Michael in front of the hospital, the officer who balks at arresting Michael ("He's clean, Captain. He's a war hero.") is NYPD Detective Sonny Grosso, one of the detectives made... ...


Quotes

Bonasera: 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 ...
Bonasera: ...


Goofs

The waiter fills Tom Hagen's glass twice within seconds during his dinner with Woltz.


Crazy Credits

In the Blu-Ray version, the 2002 Paramount logo is used and tinted in sepia.


Alternate Versions

, besides the added scenes, toning down the violence and language and deleting the nude scene, other changes were made to the original version:

  • The scene of the photographers waiting outside the hospital for Don Vito's release and following his ambulance is deleted.
  • Tom's phone call to Bonasera is deleted.

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Crime | Drama

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