And, appropriately, it’s the preview for The Godfather, Part II. Perhaps the only time in the history of the movies that a sequal has equaled, if not surpassed, the original it was based on.
The tone of the preview itself leaves much to be desired. The 1970s sensationalism is a bit over the top, and the way the it equates Vito Corleone with his son is, in the end, inaccurate. Vito had evil thrust upon him. His son, however, knew evil and choose it anyway.Nonetheless, it’s a hell of a coming attraction: