R | | Crime, Drama
The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York City is portrayed, while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate.
The only film in which Robert De Niro won an acting Oscar for his performance in a film which won Best Picture.
The godfather was born Vito Andolini, in the town of Corleone in Sicily. In 1901 his father was murdered for an insult to the local Mafia chieftain. His older brother Paolo swore revenge and disappeared into the hills, leaving Vito, the only male ...
The American flags visible in the 1917 street carnival should have 48 stars, not 50.
This is the only Godfather film not to feature a standalone title screen against a black background. Instead, the title appears over Michael Corleone's chair after he gets up out of it.
A 175 minute cut of the film was tested in select markets during its theatrical release in tandem with the uncut version.
English, Italian, Spanish, Latin, Sicilian
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