publication date: Wednesday, October 7, 2020 (part of Fall 2020)

category: Movies

clue: One of Hollywood's most celebrated filmmakers (and filmmaking family patriarchs) is responsible for films about an American general, a godfather, a conversation, a vampire, and an Apocalypse.

explanation: Coppola's films include Patton, The Godfather, The Conversation, Bram Stoker's Dracula, and Apocalypse Now. His family includes Talia Shire, Sofia Coppola, Gia Coppola, Jason Schwartzman, and Nicolas Cage. more…

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Denise Sawicki, and Erik Bates

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