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How old was James Caan in The Godfather?

James Caan was 30 in The Godfather when he played the character 'Santino 'Sonny' Corleone'.

That was over 49 years ago in 1972.

Today he is 80, and has starred in 103 movies in total, 90 since The Godfather was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Godfather, I think James Caan looks:

Did you know?

The Godfather scores 8.5 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

James Caan's first acting role was as 'Randall Simpson O'Connell' in Lady in a Cage, released in 1964 when he was 23.

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