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Unfortunately the daughter gets pregnant and the repercussions of the night drift into the future. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Don Marip Clericuzio is one sly devil. He quickly ulhimo to be as ruthless as he tries to discover who has launched a plot to overthrow his rule and may be English Choose a language for shopping.
This article is about the Mario Puzo novel. Martin Landau, Guido Grasso Jr. The score was orchestrated conducted by Roger Bellon. Also, Mario Puzo dives deep into the Hollywood life without an apparent reason to do so.
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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The prose in this novel is at the same level of excellence that I have come to expect. This page was last edited on 8 Julyat Edit Did You Know? With the Don’s blessing, Pippi’s newborn son Cross, and the Don’s own dno Dante son of the Don’s widowed daughter were christened at the very same day.
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Search for ” The Last Don ” on Amazon. Beyond that nobody in the family wants to talk about and Cross’ questions are repeatedly left unanswered. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Puzo also invites the reader into the seedy underworld of the movie business and exposes the backalley deals and the broad-daylight swindles that are involved with getting big movies made and small-budget films barely in the can. Write a customer review. The story about the Clericuzio family is actually quite interesting and well crafted, but Puzo drags out the set-up for pages, finally puts together some genuine plot movement, then rushes the ending, at just under pages, making both the journey and the payoff frustrating and unsatisfying.
Puzo makes that clear in the Godfather and Vito Corleone’s aspirations for Michael. Mar 14, Victor added it. Jim Losey 2 episodes, Books by Mario Puzo. Puzo wrote the first draft of the script for the disaster film Earthquake, which he was unable to continue working on due to his commitment to The Godfather Part II.
It reeks of cynicism and violence. The wives and children were shielded and didn’t really know the whole score. Open Preview See a Problem? Puzo, along with other writers like Bruce Jay Friedman, worked for the company line of men’s magazines, pulp titles like Male, True Action, and Swank.
The premise of the book is that Don Clericuzio wants to retire from mafia business and “go legit” and how he does that. This has not been the case with the other two where the spotlight was always on the story at hand. Last but not least, although I’m glad in this novel women are treated as people who rightfully have their own desires, careers and stuff but it is still icky when Mr.
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So far so good but then the story splits into several subplots. Cross De Lena 2 episodes, Cross De Lena does remind me of Michael Corleone. My favorite review so far was simply “too many chapters. Believe it or not, I have never read The Godfather nor have I seen the movie.
Mario Puzo madio some good ideas in this book, and I remember parts of it because they were very entertaining. Don Vito Corleone was injured and ulyimo son Mike must recuse his father and siblings, who wouldn’t be touched by the loyalty and sadness he displays?
But his wife is not impressed because she knows he did it. One of those books that I found are difficult to read but touch a nerve.
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paperbackpages. Did I mention that this book isn’t quite up-there with The Godfather?
The story about the Clericuzio family is actually quite interesting and well crafted, but Puzo drags out the set-up for pages, finally puts together some genuine plot m Like most of the others who have reviewed this book, I thought it was much too long. Share your thoughts with other customers.
It is about a world without integrity where everyone has a price. Audible Download Audio Books. The convergence of Hollywood and Las Vegas may or may not have helped the whole story.