Release Info - The Godfather (1972)
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The Godfather (1972)

Genres: Crime, Drama

Taglines: An offer you can't refuse.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Writers: Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo

Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard S. Castellano, ...

When the aging head of a famous crime family decides to transfer his position to one of his subalterns, a series of unfortunate events start happening to the family, and a war begins between all the well-known families leading to insolence, deportation, murder and revenge, and ends with the favorable successor being finally chosen.

Release Dates:

USA 15 Mar 1972 (New York City, New York) (premiere)
USA 22 Mar 1972 (Los Angeles, California) (premiere)
USA 24 Mar 1972
Brazil 07 Jul 1972
Japan 15 Jul 1972
Uruguay 10 Aug 1972
West Germany 24 Aug 1972
Italy 14 Sep 1972 (Rome) (premiere)
Argentina 20 Sep 1972
Italy 21 Sep 1972
Sweden 27 Sep 1972
Finland 29 Sep 1972
Greece 29 Sep 1972
Mexico 04 Oct 1972
Norway 16 Oct 1972 (Oslo)
France 18 Oct 1972
Spain 20 Oct 1972
Portugal 24 Oct 1972
Belgium 27 Oct 1972 (Gent)
Australia 02 Nov 1972
Denmark 26 Dec 1972
Netherlands 18 Jan 1973
Japan 24 Mar 1973 (re-release)
Turkey
Hong Kong 11 Oct 1973
Czechoslovakia 01 Jan 1975
South Korea 25 May 1977
Japan 07 Oct 1978 (re-release)
Italy 18 Aug 1979 (re-release)
Hong Kong 24 Jan 1980 (re-release)
Taiwan 31 Oct 1980 (re-release)
Hungary 25 Mar 1982
Australia 01 Nov 1990 (re-release)
Turkey 30 Nov 1990 (re-release)
Iceland 06 Mar 1991 (re-release)
USA 21 Mar 1997 (re-release)
Australia 07 Aug 1997 (re-release)
Mexico 14 Aug 1998 (re-release)
Germany (Berlin International Film Festival)
Japan 19 Jun 2004 (re-release)
France (Deauville Film Festival)
France 02 Aug 2006 (re-release)
Italy 15 Jun 2008 (Taormina International Film Festival)
Brazil 27 Sep 2008 (Festival do Rio BR)
Italy 23 Oct 2008 (Rome Film Festival)
UK 25 Sep 2009 (re-release)
Canada 05 Feb 2010 (Digital Film Festival)
South Korea 27 May 2010 (re-release)
Italy 02 Nov 2010 (re-release)
Spain 17 Jun 2011 (re-release)
Netherlands 10 Nov 2011 (re-release)
Argentina 24 Nov 2011 (re-release)
USA 01 Mar 2012 (re-release) (limited)
Taiwan 19 Oct 2012 (re-release)
Peru 29 Nov 2012 (re-release)
Mexico 08 Feb 2013 (re-release)
France 18 Sep 2013 (re-release)
UK 18 Aug 1972
Ireland 25 Aug 1972
Chile 24 Jan 2015 (re-release)
China 18 Apr 2015 (Beijing International Film Festival)
Poland
Israel 17 Jul 2015 (Jerusalem Film Festival)
UK 23 Aug 1972 (London) (premiere)
USA 15 Mar 1972 (New York City, New York)
USA 22 Mar 1972 (Los Angeles, California)
Canada 24 Mar 1972
France 30 Sep 1972 (Paris) (premiere)
Peru 04 Jun 2016 (re-release) (limited)
Greece 30 Jun 2016 (re-release)
Australia 16 Sep 2016 (Brisbane) (Sydney) (re-release)
Sweden 10 Nov 2016 (Stockholm International Film Festival)

Also Known As:

(original title) The Godfather
Argentina El padrino
Austria Der Pate
Belgium (Flemish title) De peetvader
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Кръстникът
Brazil O Poderoso Chefão
Canada (French title) Le parrain
Czechoslovakia (Czech title) Kmotr
Czechoslovakia (Slovak title) Krstný otec
Czech Republic Kmotr
Denmark Godfather
Estonia Ristiisa
Spain El padrino
Spain (Catalan title) El padrí
Finland Kummisetä
France Le parrain
UK (complete title) Mario Puzo's The Godfather
Georgia Natlimama
Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) O nonos
Greece Ο Νονός
Croatia Kum
Hungary A keresztapa
Israel (Hebrew title) Hasandak
Italy Il Padrino
Japan (English title) Godfather
South Korea Daeboo
Lithuania Krikstatevis
Mexico El Padrino
Netherlands (informal literal title) De peetvader
Norway Gudfaren
Peru El padrino
Poland Ojciec chrzestny
Portugal O Padrinho
Romania Nasul
Serbia Kum
Russia Крёстный отец
Sweden Gudfadern
Slovenia Boter
Soviet Union (Russian title) Крёстный отец
Turkey (Turkish title) Baba
Ukraine Хрещений батько
USA (complete title) Mario Puzo's The Godfather
Vietnam Bo Gia
West Germany Der Pate
Yugoslavia (Serbian title) Kum
Chile El padrino
Japan Goddofâzâ
Germany Der Pate
Uruguay (original subtitled version) El Padrino
Albania Kumbari
Iceland Guðfaðirinn
Slovakia Krstný Otec