Al Pacino

Al Pacino - MovieMonday.com

Al Pacino ... the Godfather.

Short and volcanic, Al Pacino came into prominence in the 1970's, appearing in numerous memorable movies. Although tending toward the overblown in performance, and perhaps overly fond of delivering speeches, Al's vivid portrayals represent MOVIE ACTING at its most entertaining.

Notable movies include: "The Godfather", "Godfather 2", "Dog Day Afternoon", and "Heat." His defining role was as the honest cop bucking the system in "Serpico." Al Pacino received the Best Actor Oscar for "Scent of a Woman."

His recent credits include: "Insomnia," "People I Know,"and "The Recruit." More