Leave the Gun, Take the Cannoli
The Epic Story of the Making of The Godfather
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Compact Disc (10/19/2021)
In 2009, Vanity Fair writer Mark Seal wrote a riveting account of the making of the 1972 classic The Godfather, featuring colorful interviews with the film’s key players, including director Francis Ford Coppola, actors James Caan, Talia Shire, and Robert Duvall, studio chief Robert Evans, producer Al Ruddy, and many more. Now, as the fiftieth anniversary of the film’s premiere approaches, Seal has returned to this remarkable story, and enriched it with new material that will enthrall and entertain even the biggest Godfather fans.
Through fresh interviews with cast and crew members, Seal uncovers stranger-than-fiction stories behind the making of the iconic film, and ultimately provides an expansive look at The Godfather. Comprehensive, unfiltered, and thoroughly entertaining, Leave the Gun, Take the Cannoli. is the perfect book for film buffs and anyone fascinated by the operatic story of the making of a masterpiece.
Gallery Books, 9781982158590, 352pp.
Publication Date: October 19, 2021