I made him an offer he couldn’t refuse

March 15, 1972 –The Godfather opens.

Based on the best-selling novel by Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola captivates the world with his screen adaptation.  Almost 3 hours long, this is the story of the Corleone family, an Italian-American involved in organized crime in the 1940s and 50s.  It is considered by many as among the very best films ever made and went on the win Best Picture in the 1972 Oscars.

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