The Godfather
(DVD) 

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Published
Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2008].
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (177 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
097361329147

Notes

General Note
"Newly remastered"--Container.
General Note
"The Coppola restoration"
General Note
Based on the novel by Mario Puzo.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1972.
General Note
Special features: Commentary by Francis Ford Coppola.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Gordon Willis ; production designer, Dean Tavoularis ; costume designer, Anna Hill Johnstone ; edited by William Reynolds and Peter Zinner ; music composed by Nino Rota ; art director, Warren Clymer ; restored by Robert A. Harris.
Participants/Performers
Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard Castellano, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden, John Marley, Richard Conte, Al Lettieri, Diane Keaton, Abe Vigoda, Talia Shire, Gianni Russo, John Cazale, Rudy Bond, Al Martino, Morgana King, Lenny Montana, John Martino, Salvatore Corsitto, Richard Bright.
Description
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono.
Language
In English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Awards, 1973: Best actor (Brando); best picture; best writing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Bond, R., Brando, M., Bright, R., Caan, J., Castellano, R., Cazale, J., Conte, R., Coppola, F. F., Corsitto, S., Duvall, R., Hayden, S., Keaton, D., King, M., Lettieri, A., Marley, J., Martino, A., Martino, J., Montana, L., Pacino, A., Puzo, M., Rota, N., Ruddy, A. S., Russo, G., Shire, T., & Vigoda, A. (2008). The Godfather . Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rudy Bond et al.. 2008. The Godfather. Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rudy Bond et al.. The Godfather Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Bond, Rudy, et al. The Godfather Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008.

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