The Academy Awards are Sunday night. But that's just what we call a peg for what I really want to talk about.
This spring marks the 45th anniversary of The Godfather.
"Leave the gun. Take the cannoli."
Francis Coppola's film is smartly scripted, beautifully acted and gorgeously directed. It's one of those special films you can see every few years and notice something new each time. It's an opera, really, where the arias are story lines about love, blood and America.