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The Godson (1998)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime | 6 October 1998 (USA)
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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The Rodfather
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Guppy Calzone (as Kevin Hamilton McDonald)
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The Oddfather
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Don Na
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Bugsy
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Frito Calzone
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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
Eileen Kenney ...
Agent Hoover
Bobbie Brown ...
Sunny's Babe
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Tony 'Flock You' Montana
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John LaMotta ...
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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Some wise guys aren't so smart!

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Comedy | Crime

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Rated PG-13 for violence, language, crude sex-related humor and drug content | See all certifications »
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Barbara Crampton had earlier been in Fraternity Vacation in which did a nude scene with Kathleen Kinmont. In Roger Ebert's review of Fraternity Vacation that due to the said nude scene the Barbara Crampton and Kathleen Kinmont characters were treated as hookers. Barbara Crampton plays a hooker in The Godson but ironically kept her clothes on throughout this movie. See more »

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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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My Unit "MR. HAPPY" See more »

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References Platoon (1986) See more »

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Re-Satch-A-Go-Go
Written by Brent Walker
Performed by Del Noah and The Mt. Ararat Finks
Song © 1997 BlairBrent Music (BMI)
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The "God" damn best movie!
9 July 2000 | by (Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

This has got to be one of the best movies I've seen. You should only watch it if you're in the mood for a good parody. All those people who said that it was the worst movie they've seen, live a very sheltered life!

All the play on humour, stupid jokes, make this movie awesomely funny. If there was a word that could describe this movie it would be funnyrifictastic!

Everytime I watch this movie, I pick up something I didn't see before. Believe me, this movie gets funnier the more times you watch it. Go rent it!


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