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Francis Ford Coppola

There Should've Only Been

ONE 'Godfather' Movie

11/21/2011 8:55 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF


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"Godfather" director Francis Ford Coppola says "Part II" -- which many consider the greatest sequel of all time -- was a MISTAKE ... insisting, "There shoulda only been one."

Coppola was leaving Hemingway's Lounge in L.A. last night when we asked if he would ever pick up the Corleone storyline for another GF flick when he dropped the bombshell.

We agree about GF3 -- but TWO? Two was AWESOME -- with Al Pacino, De Niro ... the trip back to Italy -- C'MON!!!!

So, we gotta ask ...

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Penelope    

Top 10 favorite movies of all time. Every time it's on TV I watch over and over again. Love this movie. Maybe he is just getting a little fussy as he gets older? Or maybe it was such a huge undertaking to make the movie that he remembers only the bad things about the production?

877 days ago
62.

Maximus    

I always considered Parts I and II to be one movie divided into two parts (hence the title!). Coppola's big mistake was making Part III, which was a monumental disaster IMO. Next he'll probably come out with a Godfather Special Edition with all the guns digitally replaced with radios ... Have you no shame, Francis?

877 days ago
63.

michael C     

he right in a way about it should be one because the first one was the greatest of all god father movie. I watch first god father and stay in chair watching it. it was real to me. michael was lucky to get that far. got ohony etc...

877 days ago
64.

Miles42    

Godfather II was and still remains my favorite film of the three. The Third was a total rambling wreck. So ill conceived it taints the whole story line.

876 days ago
65.

en Todo Momento!!    

lol, now that just milled over about a billion 'bad asses' delusions of grandeur! all the wannabe 'godfather reenactment' gangsdurrs...lol.

873 days ago
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en Todo Momento!!    

you forgot to add 'Big, big, biiiiiiiiggggggggggg Mistake' as an option....!

873 days ago
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