As reported by the Hollywood Reporter today, Francis Ford Coppola’s legendary film the Godfather (1972) has just gotten a touchup and will be seen in fifty theaters on March 1, a day which marks the film’s fortieth anniversary. The film, which won the Oscar for best film, was remastered with 5.1 digital surround sound. Although now owned by Paramount, at the time of its release, the studio which owned Godfather was Gulf + Western.
The Godfather will be seen in 55 Cinemark theaters around the country — check the listings here.
Here’s a quote for ya: “Don Corleone, I am honored and grateful that you have invited me to your home on the wedding day of your daughter. And may their first child be a masculine child.” (Lucas Brasi, played by Lenny Montana, speaking to himself, practicing his speech before going to the wedding).