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Read it so that the movies make more sense when you watch them later. Although many films about gangsters preceded The GodfatherCoppola’s heavy infusion of Italian culture and stereotypes, and his portrayal of mobsters as characters of considerable psychological depth and complexity was unprecedented. Indeed, dear reader, I did not hate The Godfather. The Godfather – Mario Puzo 2 2 Mar 26, I admit I sometime couldn’t tell how much of my enjoyment with this book is magio of the movie adaptation and how much of it is because of the novel itself.

As someone who has never experienced the award winning film starring Marlon Brando and Al Pacino, Don Corleone and the world he created were new to me. While in Sicily, Michael meets and marries Apollonia Vitelli, but a car bomb intended for him takes her life. The novel also includes many allusions to real-life mobsters and their associates. The novel remained on The New York Times Best Seller list for 67 weeks and sold over nine million copies in two years.

Some of the activities may be illegal, yet they are overlooked as even rival pardino families view Don Vito Corleone with nothing but the utmost respect and reverence. Daytona Beach Morning Star. Retrieved January 2, Works by Mario Puzo. So here’s what I’m gonna do: You know where I learned that from?


Wary of involvement in a dangerous new trade that risks alienating political insiders, Vito declines. Trivia About The Godfather. Por el otro lado tenemos a Michael, el hijo bueno, sereno, estudioso e incluso veterano de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Serving as the Don’s underboss is his oldest son, Santino.

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I’ll think of something. It comes out the best cross-section of the Italian-American subculture never done before, and probably never equaled.

The film has been parodied several times on the animated television series The Simpsons.

Retrieved January 26, Read it to understand how defeat …more Read it for the quotes. View padrjno 8 comments. Secrets of the All-Time “. Mario Puzo wrote The Godfather, a book that was to become an instant classic, at a time when both his personal life and that of the United States were in transition. Faber and Faber Limited. These novels continue the story marlo Puzo’s novel. Best Motion Picture – Drama. I don’t think this should be judged by today’s standards.

Marlon Brando Also for The Nightcomers. The Coppola Restoration ‘ “. I actually think that they were more suited for each other. I rate this captivating, game changing novel 4. It somehow manages to authentically reflect the everyday operations of a criminal empire, be a character-driven psychological drama, a tale of immigrant experience the backstory of Vito’s arrival to America and mqrio study of Italian-American lifestyle all at the same time.

The Godfather was a blockbusterbreaking many box office records to become the highest grossing film of Originally published in by G. The Intimate Francis Ford Coppola.


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The Harris County Public Library. Then you forget it. We get a whole decades-spanning arc about her large vagina, because really, what else could possibly be more riveting about any woman?

The only part I actually enjoy watched ‘The Godfather part 3’ was 15 minutes before at the end of the film. The Francis Ford Coppola Encyclopedia. I’ll get back to the last part in later Harris County Public Library. Archived from the original on July 16, Because I have to agree, “Life is so beautiful” And after that, there was only one thing I found epic.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Previous mafia films had looked at the gangs from the perspective of an outraged outsider. After the war, he wrote his first book, The Dark Arena, which was published in A pesar de sus diferencias, los dos hermanos deciden trabajar en equipo e intentar vengar el ataque a su padre.

Francis Ford Coppola said in April that he was not informed of Paramount’s decision to allow the game to be made and he did not approve of it. Almost every passage brought back a memory from my childhood, when the book and movies were omnipresent.

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