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  • Vito Corleone: The Godfather

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    Vito Corleone, the “godfather” of the family is a very diverse character. He is intelligent, clever and an excellent speaker. Like the tagline of the movie, he frequently makes an “offer he can’t refuse”. Another trait is his ability to read people, especially during Bonasera’s plea to the don. He is also a ruthless person, if he cannot deal with words, guns and bullets will. Even with his supposed evil, he is seen as many as a very loving father and many people love him. He was clearly hurt when

  • Michael Corleone Character Analysis Essay

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    III. Characters A. The Godfather Michael Corleone, the youngest son of Vito Corleone, initially doesn’t want to have anything to do with his family. He is apparently a law-abiding citizen and is evidently a war veteran. He seems to be a good-natured and tries to avoid identifying with Corleone activites, yet is fiercely loyal to his family, especially to his father. He is called by his peers as a civilian and refuses to acknowledge him as a criminal. Wnating to live an ordinary life was his choice

  • Don Corleone Presupposition

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    In data 3, Don Corleone talks to Johny. They both talk about Johny’s career lately. Presuppositions that can be derived from the data 3 come from utterance ‘I’m gonna make him an offer he can’t refuse’, verb ‘make’ in the utterance is include as factive presupposition. Since, it describes a fact that will be done by Don Corleone. The writer found that Don Corleone forced someone to obey him. He will do anything in order to make his target does not refuse his wants. The utterance ‘make him an offer

  • Vito Corleone: Marlon Brando In The Godfather

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    INTRODUCTION Vito Corleone, played by actor Marlon Brando in The Godfather, is the mafia don of the Corleone crime family (Coppola 1972). Due to his social and political capital, Corleone has a great deal of influence over his family and associates, as well as politicians and law enforcement in New York, which can be considered one of his most important assets (ibid). The negotiation being analyzed is Corleone’s meeting with the Virgil “The Turk” Sollozzo, a New York drug trafficker who is backed

  • Don Corleone's Presuppositions

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    In data 11 the dialogue is taken place in Don Corleone’s veranda and his interlocutor was his youngest son Michael who finally replaces his place as head of Corleone family. The context was about strategic in family business. While, presuppositions that can be derived from part of the dialogue are: 1. They have no time to talk about family business before 2 They have something to talk. 3. They interested in same thing The first and second presupposition is come from utterance ‘we have a lot of

  • Don Corleone The Godfather Research Paper

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    “Never go against the family” - Don Corleone, The Godfather. Throughout my life, this motto engraved in my mind, interlaced in the intricate crevices of my being as to tether my soul together. Corleone’s quote foraged a powerful sense of loyalty to my loved ones that was blind to harmful relationships and abuse incomprehensible by other individuals. In order to fully understand the gravity of the situation that generated my unprecedented questioning of a statement I had formerly devoted my life to

  • Essay On The Godfather

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    device because some of the Corleone family

  • The Godfather: An American Dream Story Essay

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    one key character, Don Vito Corleone and the word “Godfather…” The setting is very dark as the film opens and a man is asking for

  • God Father Symbolism

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    had the most power. It worked for this particluar scene because they were doing a back door dealing and also showed us how Don Carleone was looked up to and respected by others. The film is set in 1940's New York, Don Corleone and his men are always seen in formal wear, and Corleone had a cigar in a number of scenes although we dont see stacks of money all the time it is shown to us indirectly when we see his mansion and expensive cars and fancy dinners. This also worked for the film because it was

  • Michael Corleone's Transformation

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    portray the life and transformation of Michael Corleone; he leaves his status as a family outsider to become king of the underworld. Michael is the son of Vito Corleone, Don of the Corleone Crime Family1. The story of The Godfather is the story of both Vito and Michael. Vito passes away and leaves his throne to Michael, who steps out of a seemingly innocent world ordinary American life to receive his father's crown and to assume control of the Corleone Family. As my thesis