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Title The Godfather DVD collection [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures and the Coppola Company and Zoetrope Studios ; producers, Albert S. Ruddy (Godfather), Francis Ford Coppola (Godfather II, Godfather III) ; director, Francis Ford Coppola.
Published Hollywood, CA : Paramount Pictures, [2001], c1972-1990.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .G63 2001  v.1-4    DUE 03-14-15 BILLED
 Music & Media - Instructional Videos  10219  v.1    IN LIBRARY
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Edition Widescreen version.
Description 5 videodiscs (ca. 730 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Local Note Disc 1 of library's circulating copy is missing.
Credits Director of photography, Gordon Willis ; editors, Marc Laub ... [et al.] (Godfather), Barry Malkin ... [et al.] (Godfather II), Lisa Fruchtman ... [et al.] (Godfather III) ; original music, Nino Rota, Carmine Coppola (Godfather III) ; costume designer, Anna Hill Johnstone (Godfather), Theadora Van Runkle (Godfather II), Milena Canonero (Godfather III) ; production designer, Dean Tavoularis.
Note Based on the novel "The Godfather" by Mario Puzo.
Special features: The Godfather family: A look inside ; On location ; Francis Coppola's notebook ; The music of The Godfather ; Coppola & Puzo on screenwriting ; Gordon Willis on cinematography ; storyboards from The Godfather Part II ; storyboards from The Godfather Part III ; The Godfather behind the scenes 1971 ; character biographies ; cast biographies ; photo galleries ; trailers ; Academy Award acceptance speeches ; list of awards and nominations ; 1974 network TV introduction ; DVD credits ; filmaker biographies.
Contents v.1 (disc 1). The godfather (175 min.) -- v.2 (discs 2-3). The godfather, part II (200 min.) -- v.3 (disc 4). The godfather, part III (170 min.) -- v.4 (disc 5). Bonus materials (ca. 180 min.).
System Reqs DVD, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital 5.1 (English).
Cast Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire, Robert De Niro, Andy Garcia, Eli Wallach, Joe Mantegna.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Awards The Godfather: Academy Awards (1973): Best actor in a leading role (Marlon Brando) ; Best picture ; Best writing, screenplay based on material from another medium.
The Godfather Part II: Academy Awards (1975): Best actor in a supporting role (Robert De Niro) ; Best art direction-set decoration ; Best director (Francis Ford Coppola) ; Best music, original dramatic score ; Best picture ; Best writing, screenplay adapted from other material.
Summary Coppola paints a chilling portrait of a Sicilian family's rise and fall from power in America, and the passage of rites from father to son. He masterfully balances the story between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged.
Language In English with optional French soundtrack and English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Corleone family (Fictitious characters) -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Italian American criminals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Italian American families -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Gangsters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Mafia -- Drama.
Organized crime -- Drama.
Genre Gangster films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Ruddy, Albert S., 1934- Producer.
Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939- Producer. Director.
Brando, Marlon. Actor.
Pacino, Al, 1940- Actor.
Caan, James. Actor.
Duvall, Robert. Actor.
Keaton, Diane. Actor.
Shire, Talia. Actor.
De Niro, Robert. Actor.
Garcia, Andy. Actor.
Wallach, Eli, 1915-2014. Actor.
Mantegna, Joe. Actor.
Willis, Gordon, 1931-2014. Cinematographer.
Laub, Marc. Film editor.
Malkin, Barry. Film editor.
Fruchtman, Lisa. Film editor.
Rota, Nino, 1911-1979. Composer.
Coppola, Carmine, 1910-1991. Composer.
Johnstone, Anna Hill, 1913-1992. Costume designer.
Van Runkle, Theadora, 1928-2011. Costume designer.
Canonero, Milena. Costume designer.
Tavoularis, Dean. Artistic director.
Puzo, Mario, 1920-1999. Godfather.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Coppola Company.
Zoetrope Studios.
Related Titles Godfather (Motion picture)
Godfather, part II (Motion picture)
Godfather, part III (Motion picture)
ISBN 0792174909
Standard # 097361564746 (Sensormatic)
097361564722 (Checkpoint)
Publisher # 156474 Paramount Pictures
15674 Paramount Pictures
08049 Paramount Pictures
08459 Paramount Pictures
32318 Paramount Pictures
OCLC number 47657857