Macho Gangster to a whole n'other level."
emphasis on family values is challenged by presence of horse's head."
it a real horse in that bed? Could be. The father of all horse snuff
have there been more suits in a movie. The dry cleaning bill must
have been enormous."
of wonderful shooting scenes, however, on closer look, some of these
look like mini explosive charges choreographed by director for effect."
must have been pressure on Coppola to use those wonderful 1970's
fashions and hairstyles for this production. It could have added
a whole new dimension to post war gangsterdom, a bit like The Monkees
but without the humor and singing."
I had a dead horse's head in bed with me I wouldn't just sit there
kneeling and screaming I would have been outta there, had they glued
him to the bed sheets too?"
found the horse's head bit slightly unbelievable. Would anyone have
slept through all that blood? I need an explanation."
soundtrack is a veritable treasure trove of middle of the road munching
music. I think my local Italian restaurant has the CD. After a few
bottles of wine I will be singing along at full volume!"
the briefest of Italian spoken and then subtitled. Personally I
never trust subtitles they could be talking about anything..."
they start talking in Italian with no subtitles at all! Thank goodness
I had a friend seven rows in front of me in the cinema to shout
the translation back to me."
bounces off a car like Brando - the best example of fender bouncing
in movie history - young actors take notes."
death in the tomato patch was one of his worst screen deaths ever.
Thankfully he drops to the ground mostly off screen with a tomato
on his nose. I saw it coming all along."