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McLoughlin Take 2: Why we don’t have our very own godfather

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Seems a pretty safe bet on this, the 40th anniversary of “The Godfather,” the mother of all mob movies, that from time to time you ask yourself “gee, I wonder why we cannot have a godfather of our own, right here in the Capital Region?” Am I right or what? Well, exactly 40 years ago last night, the lobby of the old Hellman’s Theater on Washington Avenue was jammed with cinephiles eager to witness this ...

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March 19, 2012
10:24 a.m.

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Grert story, I would like to read more like it...