The Godfather 50th Anniversary Release: How to Cook Like the Hollywood Mafia

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The first part of The Goodfather trilogy was originally released on 24 March 1972 - 50 years ago. To mark this milestone anniversary, Paramount Pictures have now released a restored anniversary edition of the cinematic masterpiece. Playing already in US and UK cinemas, the epic drama will also be released globally.

The films have been "meticulously restored under the direction of director Francis Ford Coppola," Paramount announced. On 22 March 2022 the The Godfather Trilogy 50th Anniversary Collectors Edition will also be released as 4K ultra HD blu-ray discs.

You can watch the trailer to the restored version here:

We at Falstaff suggest you get into the cinematic mood by recreating some of the Hollywood mafia's most famous dishes. Cook like the gangsters who actually have style: the Corleones and the Sopranos, the Brascos, Conways and other Good Fellas - the mafia as Hollywood paints it.

The Recipes: