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Corleone family (Fictitious characters)

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Works: 100 works in 351 publications in 7 languages and 23,543 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Suspense fiction, American  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film and video adaptations  Gangster films  History  Suspense fiction  Interviews 
Classifications: PS3566.U9, 813.54
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Publications about Corleone family (Fictitious characters)
Most widely held works about Corleone family (Fictitious characters)
    The godfather by Mario Puzo( Book )
    26 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 4,510 libraries worldwide
    A Searing novel of the Mafia underworld, this book introduced readers to the first family of American crime fiction, the Corleones - and became the definitive novel of the virle, violent subculture that remains steeped in intrigue, in controversy, and in our collective consciousness. More than thirty years ago, a classic was born. A searing novel of the Mafia underworld, The Godfather introduced readers to the first family of American crime fiction, the Corleones, and the powerful legacy of tradition, blood, and honor that was passed on from father to son. With its themes of the seduction of power, the pitfalls of greed, and family allegiance, it resonated with millions of readers across the world-and became the definitive novel of the virile, violent subculture that remains steeped in intrigue, in controversy, and in our collective consciousness
    The godfather returns by Mark Winegardner( Book )
    15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,581 libraries worldwide
    A sequel to Mario Puzo's novel, "The Godfather," continues the saga of the Corleone family, beginning in 1955 and recounting the events that occurred between the end of the original novel and the episodes chronicled in Coppola's movie sequels
    The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
    31 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,247 libraries worldwide
    The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family which tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
    The family Corleone by Edward Falco( Book )
    12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
    New York, 1933. The crime families have prospered in the Depression, but with the coming end of Prohibition a battle is looming... one which will determine which organizations will rise, and which will face a violent end. Vito Corleone pushes his oldest child, teenaged Sonny, to be a businessman. But Sonny-- impatient and reckless-- wants to become a part of the real family business
    The godfather's revenge by Mark Winegardner( Book )
    9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,733 libraries worldwide
    In the final installment of the saga of the Corleone crime family, New Orleans under-boss Carlo Tramonti is deported to Colombia and turns dangerously vengeful, triggering a series of events that change the course of American history
    The Godfather and American culture how the Corleones became "Our Gang" by Christian K Messenger( file )
    9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,658 libraries worldwide
    The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
    30 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 1,391 libraries worldwide
    Two decades have passed and crime kingpin Michael Corleone has nearly succeeded in keeping his promise that his family would one day be legit. A philanthropist devoted to public service, Michael is to receive a special award from the Pope for his good works. Determined to buy redemption, Michael and his lawyer B.J. are working on a complicated but legal deal to bail the Vatican out of looming financial troubles. However, trouble looms in the form of mob underling Joey Zaza, who is muscling into the Corleone turf. "The Commission" of Mafia families, represented by patriarch Altobello doesn't want to let Corleone out of the Mafia. Not to mention Vincent Mancini, the illegitimate and equally temperamental son of Michael's long-dead brother Sonny. Vincent desperately wants into the family, and at the urging of Connie, Michael welcomes the young man and allows him to adopt the Corleone name. However, a flirtatious attraction between Vincent and Michael's naïve daughter Mary develops, and threatens to become a full-fledged romance and undo the godfather's future plans
    The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
    17 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
    In the final installment of the epic Corleone trilogy, Al Pacino reprises his role as powerful family leader Michael Corleone. Now in his 60's, Michael is consumed with guilt for his past deeds while he plans his family's re-emergence as a completely legitimate corporation
    The godfather by Mario Puzo( Sound Recording )
    28 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
    The leader, Vito Corleone, is the Godfather. He is a benevolent despot who stops at nothing to gain and hold power. His command post is a fortress on Long Island from which he presides over a vast underground empire that includes the rackets, gambling, bookmaking, and unions. His influence runs through all levels of American society, from the cop on the beat to the nation's mighty
    Mario Puzo's The godfather ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 851 libraries worldwide
    It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
    The godfather returns by Mark Winegardner( Sound Recording )
    12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
    Beginning in 1955, when Puzo's novel ends, Mark Winegardner fills the gaps in the saga of the Corleone family
    The family Corleone by Edward Falco( Sound Recording )
    7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
    A prequel to "The Godfather" continues the saga of the Corleone family during the Great Depression, when Vito hides the truth of his occupation from his children and engages in violent measures to secure his family's fortunes at the end of the Prohibition Era
    The godfather's revenge by Mark Winegardner( Sound Recording )
    15 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
    New Orleans underboss Carlo Tramonti, one of Michael Corleone's underlings, is deported to Colombia by order of the attorney general, brother of the President. He sneaks back to retaliate and ends up changing the course of U.S. politics
    The godfather the Coppola restoration ( visu )
    15 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
    See this famously dark, staggeringly beautiful trilogy of films presented by the filmmaker as originally envisioned for the cinema
    Francis Ford Coppola's Godfather trilogy ( Book )
    2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
    "The films that make up The Godfather trilogy are among the most acclaimed works of American cinema. Taken together, they provide a perspective on almost a century of American life and culture as refracted through the conventions of the crime genre. Five original chapters illuminate the form and significance of Coppola's achievement. Together they demonstrate the complex ways that cinema aesthetics, cultural ideologies, creative personalities, and the circumstances of the American studio system came together to produce an epic vision of an American criminal dynasty."--BOOK JACKET
    El padrino by Mario Puzo( Book )
    14 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in Spanish and Italian and held by 441 libraries worldwide
    An inside look at the operations of the Cosa Nostra focuses on Mafia leader Vito Corleone, his family, and his underworld domain
    The Godfather companion : everything you ever wanted to know about all three Godfather films by Peter Biskind( Book )
    2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
    El Padrino : la venganza by Mark Winegardner( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 104 libraries worldwide
    In the final installment of the saga of the Corleone crime family, New Orleans under-boss Carlo Tramonti is deported to Colombia and turns dangerously vengeful, triggering a series of events that change the course of American history
    The family Corleone by Edward Falco( Book )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
    New York, 1933. The crime families have prospered in the Depression, but with the coming end of Prohibition a battle is looming... one which will determine which organizations will rise, and which will face a violent end. Vito Corleone pushes his oldest child, teenaged Sonny, to be a businessman. But Sonny-- impatient and reckless-- wants to become a part of the real family business
    Mario Puzo's The Godfather's revenge by Mark Winegardner( Book )
    1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
    Spændingsroman. En opfølgning til Godfather vender tilbage. Denne gang involverer handlingen JFK mordet
 
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