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The Godfather (1972)
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Call no.:
DVD 017 888
Title:
The Godfather
Originally produced:
1972
Format:
DVD
Summary:
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged.
Credits:
Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola ; produced by Albert S. Ruddy ; directed by Francis Ford Coppola.
Edition:
Widescreen presentation.
Publication:
Hollywood, CA : Paramount Pictures, c2004.
Languages:
In English or French with English subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (175 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Paramount Pictures Corporation
Director(s):
Coppola, Francis Ford
Screenwriter(s):
Coppola, Francis Ford
Puzo, Mario
Producer(s):
Ruddy, Albert S.
Cast:
Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard Castellano, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden, John Marley, Richard Conte, Al Lettieri, Diane Keaton, Abe Vigoda, Talia Shire.
Production:
Director of photography, Gordon Willis ; editors, William Reynolds, Peter Zinner ; music, Nino Rota.
Notes:
Based on Mario Puzo's novel, The Godfather.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1972.
Special features: commentary by director Francis Ford Coppola.
Subjects:
Puzo, Mario, 1920-1999 Film adaptations.
Mafia Drama.
Organized crime Drama.
Italian Americans Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Gangster films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film adaptations.
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Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
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Genre: Gangster films
Year: 1970s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: French
Subtitles: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Actor: Brando, Marlon
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Musical score composer: Rota, Nino
Production studio: Paramount Pictures Corporation
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action