Revenge Is a Dish Best Served Cold: 'The Godfather' Quiz
by Staff
Can you imagine Laurence Olivier as Don Corleone? Or Burt Reynolds as Sonny? Neither could we (and it could have been so). Take this quiz to test your knowledge of the cinematic classic.

"The Godfather" was a novel before it was a movie. Who wrote the book?

  • Ed Falco
  • Mario Puzo
  • Stephen King

Who directed all three "Godfather" movies?

  • Francis Ford Coppola
  • George Lucas
  • Martin Scorsese

Although we don't call it this, what is the actual name of "The Godfather" movie?

  • "The Godfather"
  • "Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather"
  • "Mario Puzo's The Godfather"

What is the opening sentence in "The Godfather"?

  • We must go to Don Corleone.
  • I believe in America.
  • What do you want of me?

How is Talia Shire, who played Connie Corleone, related to Francis Ford Coppola?

  • cousin
  • niece
  • sister

True or false: Sofia Coppola appears in all three films.

  • true
  • false

Who becomes the Don's consigliere after Genco Abbandando's death?

  • Michael
  • Sonny
  • Fredo
  • Tom

Who created the puppet-strings logo for the book cover and movie?

  • S. Neil Fujita
  • Tony Palladino
  • David Pelham

What does Clemenza tell Rocco to leave behind after he kills Paulie?

  • the cannoli
  • the car
  • the gun

Which ingredient isn't part of Clemenza's sauce recipe?

  • onions
  • wine
  • sugar

What was Vito Corleone's last name before he came to America?

  • Abbandando
  • Andolini
  • Corleone

At what restaurant is Michael's truce meeting with Sollozzo and McCluskey?

  • Green Mill on Broadway
  • Louis Italian-American on White Plains Road
  • Mario's on Arthur Ave.

Who was Michael's first wife?

  • Apollonia Vitelli
  • Kay Adams
  • Lucy Mancini

What movie do Michael Corleone and Kay Adams see at Radio City Music Hall the evening Don Corleone is shot?

  • "It's a Wonderful Life"
  • "Sunset Boulevard"
  • "The Bells of St. Mary's"

Which song does Johnny Fontane sing at Connie's wedding?

  • "I Have But One Heart"
  • "Roses Are Red (My Love)"
  • "Speak Softly Love"

How much money is in Connie's silk bridal purse, according to chauffeur Paulie Gatto?

  • $10,000 to $20,000
  • $20,000 to $30,000
  • $30,000 to $40,000

What is Corleone family rival Virgil Sollozzo known as?

  • Junior Lollipops
  • The Turk
  • Tony Bagels

What is the Corleone phone number?

  • Longbeach-4-5620
  • Murray Hill-5-9975
  • Pennsylvania-6-5000

How did the American Film Institute (AFI) rank the line "I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse" in its top 100 movie quotes?

  • No. 1
  • No. 2
  • No. 3

Who in the family arranges Michael's assassination?

  • Clemenza
  • Tessio
  • Rizzi

Michael's exile to Corleone, Sicily, was actually filmed where?

  • Gangi, Sicily
  • Palma di Montechiaro, Sicily
  • Savoca, Sicily

Which family is not one of the Five Families?

  • Cuneos
  • Fanucci
  • Tattaglias

Where was Sonny Corleone gunned down?

  • at the Long Beach Causeway toll plaza
  • in a restaurant on Mulberry St.
  • on a massage table in Las Vegas

How many people of the film cast won Oscars for their performances?

  • five
  • seven
  • 12

True or false: Marlon Brando and Robert De Niro are the only two actors ever to each win an Oscar for playing the same character.

  • true
  • false

Who is the Hyman Roth character based on?

  • Bugsy Siegel
  • Frank Costello
  • Meyer Lansky

Richard Castellano plays Clemenza in "The Godfather." Who plays the young Clemenza in "The Godfather: Part II"?

  • John Aprea
  • Roman Coppola
  • Bruno Kirby

What game is on the TV when Michael goes to Hyman Roth's house in Miami?

  • Cleveland Browns vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Indianapolis Colts vs. New York Giants
  • University of Southern California vs. University Notre Dame

Who lobbied to be cast as Vito Corleone?

  • Burt Lancaster
  • Frank Sinatra
  • Orson Welles
  • all three men

Francis Ford Coppola did not create the montage of crime scenes when the men "go to the mattresses." Who did?

  • George Lucas
  • John Cassavetes
  • Robert Altman