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The Godson (1998)

 -  Comedy | Crime  -  6 October 1998 (USA)
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After the death of his older brother, Giuseppe "The Guppy" Calzone (Kevin McDonald) becomes head of the Calzone Mob Family. His aging father (Dom DeLuise) knows his son is not cut out for ... See full summary »

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Guppy Calzone (as Kevin Hamilton McDonald)
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Bugsy
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Mama Calzone
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Goldy
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Sunny Calzone (as Bob 'The Sicilian Salami' Hoge)
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Tracy Dick
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Agent Hoover
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Waiter
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Maitre D' (as John La Motta)
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After the death of his older brother, Giuseppe "The Guppy" Calzone (Kevin McDonald) becomes head of the Calzone Mob Family. His aging father (Dom DeLuise) knows his son is not cut out for the job, so he sends him to "Mafia University." The head of a rival Mafia Family (Rodney Dangerfield) sees this an opportunity to strike and bring the Calzone Family to its knees. Surrounded by danger, double-crossing and pasta, THE GODSON proves that some wise guys just aren't so smart. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for violence, language, crude sex-related humor and drug content | See all certifications »
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'Guppy' Calzone: If this is about the other night... I just wanted to see how pantyhose would look on me.
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Another Grip ROSE E PALM (in the 2nd unit) See more »

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Spoofs The Godfather (1972) See more »

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Something's Changed
Written and Produced by Max Baxley
Performed by Shueby
© 1994 Bax Music Publishing (BMI)
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I hate this film! Hate it, hate it, hate it!
3 February 2004 | by (Denver, US) – See all my reviews

I absolutely despise this movie. There is not a single laugh. You'd think after having respectable names from the field of comedy that this hunk of junk might actually be worth something. Not a chance.

I can't believe that Kevin McDonald and Rodney Dangerfield didn't provide any good ad-lib to make this movie work somehow. The guy who wrote and directed this garbage should be put on death row for making them follow his brain-dead script. If this movie went completely out of print and no one ever heard from it again, the world would be a few steps closer to being a better place.


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