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The Godfather

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Directed by Francis Ford Coppola
United States, 1972
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

In this Oscar-winning chronicle of a Sicilian mafia dynasty, The Corleones, the aging patriarch attempts to entrust the family business onto his youngest son, Michael, an idealistic WWII hero hesitant to follow in his father’s footsteps. Based on the novel by Mario Puzo.

Synopsis

In this Oscar-winning chronicle of a Sicilian mafia dynasty, The Corleones, the aging patriarch attempts to entrust the family business onto his youngest son, Michael, an idealistic WWII hero hesitant to follow in his father’s footsteps. Based on the novel by Mario Puzo.

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The GodfatherDirected byFrancis Ford Coppola

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Awards & Festivals

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Academy Awards
1973 | 3 wins including: Best Picture
1973 | 8 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
National Board of Review
1972 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actor
BAFTA Awards
1973 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor
Directors Guild of America
1973 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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