AMC Strikes Eight-year ‘Godfather’ Trilogy Deal

Multichannel News reported that cable network AMC has reached an agreement with Paramount Worldwide Television Distribution to offer viewers “The Godfather” trilogy: Academy Award-winning best pictures “The Godfather” (1972) and “The Godfather: Part II” (1974), plus “The Godfather: Part III” (1990). The exclusive on-air, basic-cable rights run from the start of 2011 through the end of 2019. AMC also will offer the movies through video on demand.