the $3,000 limited edition The Godfather Family Album by Steve Schapiro may have flew off the shelves and already owned by some 1,000 people now, but for average joes like us, not all hopes are lost cos’ there’s still the “regular” The Godfather Family Album (TASCHEN, ISBN 978-3836548885) to content with and it will only cost you $29.17 each. by the same journalistic photographer Steve Schapiro who brought you that limited edition version some years back, this 600-page hardcover book features over 400 color and black & white behind-the-scenes photographs, spanning three Godfather films, captured by Schapiro during his stint as special photographer to the classic mob trilogy.
these stills are reproduced from the original negatives and were photos that are responsible for immortalizing key actors like Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, James Caan, Robert Duvall, and Diane Keaton. contextual essays and interviews complete this must-have book for any The Godfather fans and at this price, this is truly an offer any Godfather fanatics cannot refuse. available for pre-order now with official availability set in November 2013. check out some ‘snippets’ in the gallery below.