Mario Puzo

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Francis Ford Coppola: ‘My daughter Sophia took the bullet for me,’ the director says about how Godfather III was received on release in 1990. Photograph:   Mark Mahaney/The New York Times

The director and cast, including Al Pacino, Sofia Coppola and Andy Garcia, look back at making Part III, which has been re-edited – and retitled –&(...)

Actor Al Pacino in The Godfather: Part II.

Mario Puzo’s The Godfather now functions the way fairytales or Bible stories do. It’s become a fundamental narrative deeply embedded in the collective(...)

A fake Stanley Cup Championship ring once belonging to James “Whitey” Bulger that is  being offered for auction. Photograph: US Marshals Service/Reuters

A sterling silver skull ring, a fake Stanley Cup ring and a pen holder shaped like a rat have drawn the most interest from bidders in Saturday’s aucti(...)

Tee-up in Taormina, Sicily
  • Travel
  • January 26, 2015, 07:00

The Dom spread his hands and gave me the most Sicilian of shrugs. He then proceeded to make me several offers I found hard to refuse. First, he(...)