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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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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
Eileen Kenney ...
Agent Hoover
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Sunny's Babe
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Waiter
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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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 Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

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I'm Happy You Don't Love Me Anymore
Written by Roy Rede
Performed by Roy Rede
Vocals by Julia Winger Quay
Song © 1997 Roy Rede
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As bad as it gets
13 October 2000 | by (Arkansas, U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

This movie truly has it all. Astonishingly bad acting, directing, writing, editing... it belongs very high on any list of the worst movies ever made. It doesn't even fit into that "so bad it's good" category. After an uninspired, stupid, and simply unfunny opening gag, the film goes downhill from there. The "big stars" are Dom DeLuise and Rodney Dangerfield, but they really play supporting roles to Kevin McDonald of "Kids in the Hall" fame. Kevin was hilarious on that show, but given this material I actually felt sorry for him, and everyone else involved in the film. This movie is only for anyone who wants to see just how awful a film can be. Certainly one of the worst I've ever seen.


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