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The Godfather Family: A Look Inside (1990)

A documentary on the making of the three Godfather films, with interviews and recollections from the film makers and cast. This feature also includes the original screen tests of some of ... See full summary »

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David Gilbert
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Cast

Credited cast:
Francis Ford Coppola ... Himself
Mario Puzo ... Himself
Marlon Brando ... Himself / Don Vito Corleone (archive footage)
James Caan ... Himself / Sonny Corleone / Michael Corleone
John Cazale ... Fredo Corleone (archive footage)
Sofia Coppola ... Herself / Mary Corleone
Robert De Niro ... Himself (as Robert DeNiro)
Robert Duvall ... Himself / Tom Hagen
Andy Garcia ... Himself / Vincent Mancini
Diane Keaton ... Herself / Kay Adams
Joe Mantegna ... Himself / Joey Zasa
Al Pacino ... Himself
Talia Shire ... Herself / Connie Corleone
Eli Wallach ... Himself / Don Altobello
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eleanor Coppola ... Herself
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A documentary on the making of the three Godfather films, with interviews and recollections from the film makers and cast. This feature also includes the original screen tests of some of the actors for "The Godfather" film, and some candid moments on the set of "The Godfather: Part III." Written by Phil Fernando

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

12 July 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Keresztapa családja See more »

Filming Locations:

Italy See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This documentary is featured in the Godfather trilogy DVD boxed set, released in October 2001. See more »

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References The Godfather: Part III (1990) See more »

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Good for this sort of thing
19 August 2000 | by Chaz-19See all my reviews

I just finished watching THE GODFATHER FAMILY. Although enjoyable for the behind the scenes footage and candid footage, I would have liked to have heard more from author Mario Puzo on how he came up with the idea for the original story. I was disappointed not to hear anything about the late John Cazale, who played Fredo in the first two films. For myself, his performance was the most enthralling of the series.


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