Francis Ford Coppola

Biography: Francis Ford Coppola was born on April 7, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan. However, he grew up in a suburb in New York City. His father Carmine Coppola was a famous musician and composer while his mother was an actress. He got a degree in drama from Hofstra University. His first feature film was Dementia 13 which he directed in 1963. He is probably most famous for his 1972 film The Godfather, which became one of the highest-grossing film in history. That year he won two Oscars for The Godfather, one for screenplay and one for Best Picture. He also got a nomination for Best Director. He went on to write and direct many other films including The Godfather II which won him Oscars for Best Director, Writer, and Producer.
He is the brother of Talia Shire and uncle of actor Nicolas Cage.

Francis Ford Coppola's Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 63
Highest Metascore: 100 The Godfather
Lowest Metascore: 19 Supernova
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 27 out of 47
  2. Negative: 6 out of 47
47 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
56 On the Road Dec 21, 2012 Executive Producer 5.8
40 Twixt Aug 10, 2012 Director / Producer / Screenplay / Short Story / Written By 5.0
43 Youth Without Youth Dec 14, 2007 Director / Producer / Written By 6.5
57 One from the Heart (re-release) Nov 14, 2003 Director / Screenplay 4.2
58 Francis Ford Coppola Presents: The Legend of Suriyothai Jun 20, 2003 Executive Producer 8.0
51 Assassination Tango Mar 28, 2003 Executive Producer 9.5
46 Pumpkin Jun 28, 2002 Executive Producer 8.7
56 CQ May 24, 2002 Executive Producer 6.7
49 Jeepers Creepers Aug 31, 2001 Executive Producer 4.3
55 The Third Miracle Dec 29, 1999 Executive Producer 7.3
57 Dracula Nov 13, 1992 Director / Producer 8.9
60 The Godfather: Part III Dec 25, 1990 Director / Producer / Written By 7.9
43 The Great Gatsby Mar 29, 1974 Writer 6.1
59 Milius TBA Himself tbd