The Godfather, Part III Synopsis
A dignified don (Al Pacino) joins his wild nephew in a Sicilian vendetta.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
This lushly photographed, brilliantly acted and wonderfully entertaining movie has its own claims to uniqueness. It's the most thoughtful...
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
In this brilliantly sustained climax, Coppola unveils a vision of corruption that embraces the entire world, but he's also reveling in...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It's strange how the earlier movies fill in the gaps left by this one, and answer the questions. It is, I suspect, not even possible to...
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88

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
One of the most obvious problems with The Godfather Part III is that it covers little new territory. The plot is highly derivative of the...
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75

USA Today

By Mike Clark
Alas, what you've heard about Sofia Coppola (as Michael's daughter) is true; she swallows words and speaks “valley girl.'' What a...
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Dave Kehr
An air of embarrassing familiarity hangs over the entire project, as if it were a story told by an aging relative not quite aware of how...
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50

TV Guide

One of the most frustrating films of 1990, an epic without epic scope, a muted, strained, unnatural affair that never comes into dramatic...
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40

Empire

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A dreadful disappointment.
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38

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
The main performances are generally weak, although the smaller ones are sometimes brilliant, and the yarn never builds much momentum as it...
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25

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Jay Scott
More than merely another bad movie, it's the most depressing development yet in Coppola's career. It's a would-be cash cow bred cynically...
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"Just when I thought I was out... they pull me back in." The Godfather Part III

By rocketjsl357
Although it has some big shoes to fill from the other two movies, overall this is a quality piece of work by Francis Ford Coppola with an intriguing premisss. However, it is considered to have one of...

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Rated R
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Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 15 & under The third and final Godfather saga; not for kids.
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