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Movies Written By Mario Puzo

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This is a list of films written by Mario Puzo, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Mario Puzo is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Mario Puzo screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Mario Puzo films are not included on this list. Mario Puzo has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Mario Puzo films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

List includes The Godfather, The Godfather Part II and more.

You can use this list to answer the questions, "What movies did Mario Puzo write?" and "How many movies did Mario Puzo write?"

This list includes almost all of Mario Puzo's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Mario Puzo wrote in order to find out more about each individual Mario Puzo film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Mario Puzo films. (11 items)
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Marlon Brando, Tom Selleck

Released: 1992

Directed by: John Glen

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Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, Victoria Principal

Released: 1974

Directed by: Mark Robson

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Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve

Released: 1978

Directed by: Richard Donner

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Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Terence Stamp

Released: 1980

Directed by: Richard Lester, Richard Donner

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Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve

Released: 2006

Directed by: Richard Lester, Richard Donner

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Nicolas Cage, Diane Lane, Richard Gere

Released: 1984

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

The Cotton Club is a 1984 drama music film written by William Kennedy, Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo and Jim Haskins and directed by Francis Ford Coppola.

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Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

Released: 1972

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

The Godfather is a 1972 American crime film directed by Francis Ford Coppola, based on the novel by Mario Puzo. The aging patriarch (Marlon Brando) of an organized crime dynasty transfers ...more

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Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

Released: 1974

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

The Godfather Part II is a 1974 American epic crime film produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola from a screenplay co-written with Mario Puzo, starring Al Pacino and Robert De Niro. ...more

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Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Bridget Fonda

Released: 1990

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

The Godfather Part III is a 1990 American film written by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola, and directed by Coppola. It completes the story of Michael Corleone, a Mafia kingpin who tries to ...more

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John Cazale, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

Released: 1977

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

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Terence Stamp, John Turturro, Christopher Lambert

Released: 1987

Directed by: Michael Cimino

The Sicilian is a 1987 action film based on the novel of the same name by Mario Puzo. It was directed by Michael Cimino and stars Christopher Lambert, Joss Ackland and Terence Stamp.