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Godfather, The (1972)  link to Godfather, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1449

poster Godfather, The

IMDb Rating:
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9.2/10 (1457213 votes)

Country: USA, 175 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Crime

Director(s): Francis Ford Coppola

Video Codec: Unknown

The Godfather "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of the Corleone mafia family in New York. He is at the event of his daughter's wedding. Michael, Vito's youngest son and a decorated WW II Marine is also present at the wedding. Michael seems to be uninterested in being a part of the family business. Vito is a powerful man, and is kind to all those who give him respect but is ruthless against those who do not. But when a powerful and treacherous rival wants to sell drugs and needs the Don's influence for the same, Vito refuses to do it. What follows is a clash between Vito's fading old values and the new ways which may cause Michael to do the thing he was most reluctant in doing and wage a mob war against all the other mafia families which could tear the Corleone family apart.



photo Marlon Brando Marlon Brando Don Vito Corleone
photo Al Pacino Al Pacino Michael Corleone
photo James Caan James Caan Sonny Corleone
photo Richard S. Castellano Richard S. Castellano Clemenza
photo Robert Duvall Robert Duvall Tom Hagen

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3