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The Godfather (1972) • Screenplay

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Born: April 7, 1939. Francis Ford Coppola is a producer, director and writer known for Apocalypse Now (1979), The Godfather trilogy (1972 - 1990).

Born: October 15, 1920, Hell's Kitchen, New York. Died: July 2, 1999. Mario Puzo was a writer best known for The Godfather trilogy (1972 - 1990).

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Popularly viewed as one of the best American films ever made, the multi-generational crime saga THE GODFATHER (1972) is a touchstone of cinema: one of the most widely imitated, quoted, and lampooned movies of all time.

Had you come to me in friendship, then this scum that ruined your daughter would be suffering this very day.

Vito Corleone,
pg. 3 : scene 1

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