Posts Tagged ‘The Godfather’

Hollywood-style funeral of mobster sparks outrage in Rome

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

The Hollywood-style funeral of a notorious mobster in Rome has seen anti-Mafia campaigners demanding to know why police and the Catholic Church allowed it. The funeral of Vittorio Casamonica, 65, on August 20 featured a gilded horse-drawn carriage, flower petals tossed from a helicopter and theme music from “The Godfather”. The coffin was draped with Read more