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Current Event May 1, 2014

The Power and Morality of ‘The Godfather’

The 1972 film The Godfather introduced the world to the Italian Mafia. This story of family, honor and betrayal was based on a best-selling novel by the same name. The movie, which won three Oscars and had two sequels, has withstood the test of time and ranks as one of the greatest American films ever made. Listen to hear why the movie resonates with the viewer well beyond the first time watching it.

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Story Length: 3:53

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National Public Radio

AIR DATE: 03/02/2013

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