The Godfather Part II

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The Godfather Part II
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Theatrical release poster
Directit biFrancis Ford Coppola
Produced biFrancis Ford Coppola
Screenplay bi
Based onThe Godfather
bi Mario Puzo
Muisic biNino Rota
CinematographyGordon Willis
Eeditit bi
Coppola Company
Distributit biParamount Pictures
Release date
  • 12 December 1974 (1974-12-12) (New York City)
  • 20 December 1974 (1974-12-20) (Unitit States)
Rinnin time
200 minutes[1]
KintraUnitit States
Budget$13 million[2][3]
Box office$47.5–57.3 million (North America)[2][3]

The Godfather Part II is a 1974 American epic crime film produced an directit bi Francis Ford Coppola frae a screenplay co-written wi Mario Puzo, starnin Al Pacino an Robert De Niro. Pairtially based on Puzo's 1969 novelle The Godfather, the film is baith sequel an prequel tae The Godfather, presentin parallel dramas: ane picks up the 1958 story o Michael Corleone (Pacino), the new Don o the Corleone crime faimily, pertectin the faimily business in the eftermath o an attempt on his life; the prequel covers the jurney o his faither, Vito Corleone (De Niro), frae his Sicilian bairnhuid tae the foondin o his faimily enterprise in New York Ceety.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Godfather II". British Board of Film Classification. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
  2. a b "The Godfather Part II (1974)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 26 Mey 2014.
  3. a b "The Godfather: Part II (1974) - Financial Information". The Numbers. Retrieved 20 December 2014.