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The Godson (1998)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime | 6 October 1998 (USA)
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After the death of his older brother, Giuseppe "The Guppy" Calzone (Kevin McDonald) becomes head of the Calzone Mob Family. His aging father (Dom DeLuise) knows his son is not cut out for ... See full summary »

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Bob Hoge

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Bob Hoge
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rodney Dangerfield ... The Rodfather
Kevin McDonald ... Guppy Calzone (as Kevin Hamilton McDonald)
Dom DeLuise ... The Oddfather
Fabiana Udenio ... Don Na
Lou Ferrigno ... Bugsy
Paul Greenberg ... Frito Calzone
Carol Arthur ... Mama Calzone
Barbara Crampton ... Goldy
Bob Hoge ... Sunny Calzone (as Bob 'The Sicilian Salami' Hoge)
Irwin Keyes ... Tracy Dick
Eileen Kenney Eileen Kenney ... Agent Hoover
Bobbie Brown ... Sunny's Babe
Carlos Alazraqui ... Tony 'Flock You' Montana
Terry Ray ... Waiter
John LaMotta John LaMotta ... Maitre D' (as John La Motta)
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Storyline

After the death of his older brother, Giuseppe "The Guppy" Calzone (Kevin McDonald) becomes head of the Calzone Mob Family. His aging father (Dom DeLuise) knows his son is not cut out for the job, so he sends him to "Mafia University." The head of a rival Mafia Family (Rodney Dangerfield) sees this an opportunity to strike and bring the Calzone Family to its knees. Surrounded by danger, double-crossing and pasta, THE GODSON proves that some wise guys just aren't so smart. Written by Anonymous

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Some wise guys aren't so smart!

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Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence, language, crude sex-related humor and drug content | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 October 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Keresztmanus See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Dolby SR

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Color
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Trivia

Barbara Crampton and Fabiana Udenio were both also involved in the Re-Animator franchise; Barbara Crampton starred in the original, while Fabiana Udenio starred in the Bride of Re-Animator. See more »

Quotes

'Guppy' Calzone: If this is about the other night... I just wanted to see how pantyhose would look on me.
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All material is protected ....(bla bla bla) and this means you! FREE THE BOUND PERIODICALS! See more »

Connections

Spoofs Don Quixote (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Something's Changed
Written and Produced by Max Baxley
Performed by Shueby
© 1994 Bax Music Publishing (BMI)
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21 October 1998 | by sixpezSee all my reviews

As a fan of really bad movies, this one was hard for even me to stomach. It made Anaconda look like a masterpiece of cinema. This movie reeks of Dom Deluise (coincidentally one of the stars). I love Kevin MacDonald from Kids in the Hall, but nothing could have made this movie worth making--for anyone involved! From horrible acting to horrible writing, this movie stinks through and through. I dare you to watch.


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