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Vito Corleone

The Godfather (movie)Robert De NiroMarlon Brando
Marlon Brando, "The Godfather" (1972) Robert De Niro, "The Godfather Part II" (1974) The winner: Audiences then, now and for generations to come. Still, Brando birthed the character and you don't hear anyone imitating De Niro from "Part II," do you? Getty Images / Paramount Pictures