The Godfather

The Oscar Project has reached the exact halfway point. There were 44 best picture winners before The Godfather and there have been 44 best picture winners since The Godfather. I couldn't be more pleased that this film currently sits at the center of Oscar history. There have been countless books and articles written, and documentaries … Continue reading The Godfather


4 Reasons The Godfather, Part II Is Superior

I can’t even begin to imagine how much has already been written about the Godfather films. Accolades abound to the highest level. Many, including myself believe The Godfather and The Godfather, Part II are the greatest films ever made. For me, I generally consider them one movie. It’s hard for me to separate them because … Continue reading 4 Reasons The Godfather, Part II Is Superior

One Little Tweet

It’s hard to believe one little tweet could have caused such uproar. Now, to be fair, in the grand scheme of things the firestorm that erupted in my tiny corner of the social universe wasn’t even a blip on the radar. But for me the events that unfolded on Monday, April 7, 2014 were much … Continue reading One Little Tweet