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The Godfather trilogy is a masterpiece of American cinema that audiences will no doubt still be fawning over years from now. There’s so much to appreciate about Al Pacino’s career-making turn as Michael Corleone, with his gradual transformation from a beloved son and war hero into his father’s successor as the don of the Corleone family — but foremost, for me, is the fact that it’s a performance that just never gets old.
In my early days as a reporter, I had a lawyer source of mine who used the character as a metaphor to explain to me (off the record, of course) a maneuver he was about to make against some litigious opponents. “You remember that scene in The Godfather, right after they christen the baby?” he asked me. How could I not? It’s one of the most pivotal scenes in the trilogy. It presents the baptism of Michael’s nephew, for whom he’s now the godfather — while, at the same time, Micheal has set in motion the assassination of an assortment of enemies to ensure his status as the Corleone family’s new actual Godfather. “That