The Godfather

An organized crime dynasty's aging patriarch transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Grosses

Domestic (54.8%)
$133,698,921
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
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Opening$302,393
6 theaters
Budget$6,000,000
Release DateMar 15, 1972
Running Time2 hr 55 min
GenresCrime Drama
In Release292 days/41 weeks
Widest Release323 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Mar 17-191$302,393-6-$50,398$415,5691
Mar 24-261$5,264,402+1,640.9%323+317$16,298$5,679,9712