Student name: Prof Name: Unit: Date: The Godfather (1972) Summary of the Godfather film The movies setting is in New York in the 1940’s it revolves around the life’s of the Corleone mafia family and their struggle against other mafia families in controlling the lucrative New York business region. The movie opens up at the daughter wedding. Michael a decorated marine arrives from WW II makes his entrance during the wedding. Don Vito Corleone is the head of the criminal family empire welding immense control and protection. A failed assassination attempt lead by Virgil’s men leaves Don Vito Corleone hospitalized. This action propels the Don Vito Corleone’s two sons into the leadership of the family business with the help of the Tom Hagen an adopted son as a counselor. Sonny’s losses of his life in the ensuing full-scale war between the mafia families while Michael as protégé of his the fingerprint. He advises Michael to leave the gun at the murder site. After the shooting Michael goes into hiding as the act spiral into street gun fight and war by the five mafia families again the prominent Corleone mafia family as well as government. Opinion The scene was very crucial in depicting the leadership metamorphosis and brave nature of Michael who had previously maintained a reserved position in the family affairs. The support by Clemenza showed that the family empire embraced and was confident of Micheal strategic leadership and decision-making ability. Through his action and suggestion Michael showed that unlike his brother Sonny he was ready to take matters into his own hands and take on the highly demanding role of the Don in preserving family legacy in the mafia business. Work Cited The Godfather . Dir. Francis Ford Coppola. Perf. Corleone Don Vito et al. 1972. CD. [...]
the essay should be summarizing the movie (The Godfather). Organization of the essay: Intro- summary of the entire film body- talks about a scene/event in the movie. after that give your opinion/response. so you will write 3 well-supported body paragraph talks about different scenes/events in the movie. each paragraph must have a response/opinion after talking about the scene/event.