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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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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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Something's Changed
Written and Produced by Max Baxley
Performed by Shueby
© 1994 Bax Music Publishing (BMI)
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Worst movie ever
27 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

I am glad that I saw this movie so that I may be able to greater appreciate every other piece of cinema that has ever existed. This film did not make me laugh at all throughout it's seemingly endless running time. I fail to comprehend how the stars of this movie, which are all funny guys, could not alter the story at all to make the movie in the least bit humorous. I say this because I know that if Rodney Dangerfield or MacDonald had made any impact on the story, this film would would be infinitely more entertaining. I am able to accurately use the figure of infinity because as it stands, this film's entertainment value is 0, if not less, therefore, any improvement at all would be indeterminably large.


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