The Godfather Theme Song Lyrics

The Godfather Theme Lyrics

Nino Rota - Love Theme From the Godfather Lyrics
(Released in the United States on March 24, 1972.
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, who co-wrote the screenplay with Mario Puzo.
Based on Puzo's best-selling 1969 novel of the same title.)

(Love Theme From the Godfather by Nino Rota)


• Coppola hired Italian composer Nino Rota to create the underscore for the film, including "Love Theme from The Godfather"

• Paramount executive Evans found the score to be too "highbrow" and did not want to use it; however, it was used after Coppola managed to get Evans to agree
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