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The Godson (1998)





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This satire on mafia pictures tells the story of the Calzones, a mob family having some troubles (including a serious lack of smarts). Guiseppe Calzone, aka "The Guppy," has taken over the family business after his older brother dies, but his aging father realizes he's not the right man for the position. Dad ships Guiseppe off to Mafia University, but leaders of other crime families see this as an opportunity to move in, and soon an all-out war breaks out. The Godson stars Rodney Dangerfield, Dom DeLuise, Kevin McDonald, and Lou Ferrigno.
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    PG-13 (adult situations/language, sex, violence)
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    Sterling Entertainment

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Dom DeLuise
as The Oddfather/Don Calzone
Kevin McDonald
as Guppy Calzone
Paul Greenberg
as Frito Calzone
Bob Hoge
as Sunny Calzone
Carol DeLuise
as Mama Calzone
Irwin Keyes
as Tracy Dick
Eileen Kenney
as FBI Agent Hoover
Dom Irrera
as Himself
Carlos Alazraqui
as Tony Montana
Bobbie Brown
as Sunny's Babe
Perry Stephens
as Father O'Connell
Jerry Lamert
as The Professor
Keith Coogan
as Clumsy Student
Henry Carbo
as Vinnie the Tailor
Alicia Hoge
as Phone Sex Lady
Gregory Allen Webb
as Transvestite Dancer
John LaMotta
as Club Maitre D'
Sonya Eddy
as Bank Clerk
Jerry Douglas
as Freddie Green
Jerry Ray
as Waiter at Party
Craig Barnett
as President Clinton
D. Paul Abram
as Billy Bob
Jay Lacopo
as Studio Executive
Lisa London
as Busty Secretary
Don Pardo
as Himself
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Critic Reviews for The Godson

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Dangerfield and DeLuise are two of my favorite funnymen, but this is so bad I turned it off halfway through.

September 21, 2005
Fantastica Daily

Audience Reviews for The Godson

Everyone's two favorite fattys Rodney Dangerfield and Dom DeLuise star in this comedy mocking mafia films. As good as Mafia!.


I love Kevin McDonald, but this film is TERRIBLE!!! Rent "Jane Austin's Mafia" instead. As terrible as that is it is better than this.

Robert Iwataki
Robert Iwataki

If you haven't seen this. It is hilarious. It's definitely one of the best spoof films I've ever seen. Worth looking into.

Jake Doss
Jake Doss

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