Is it true that the sequel "The Godfather Part II" won more Academy Awards than the original "The Godfather"?
Nominated for eleven Oscars, The Godfather Part II won six Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (Robert DeNiro as the young Don Corleone), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Art Direction and Best Score.
The movie, The Godfather, received eleven Academy Awards nominations. It was the winner of only 3 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actor (Marlon Brando), and Best Adapted Screenplay. The original received fewer awards than the sequel.