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The Deer Hunter
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Robert De Niro Robert De Niro
Michael
John Savage John Savage
Steven
Meryl Streep Meryl Streep
Linda
Shirley Stoler Shirley Stoler
Steven's Mother


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Michael Cimino Michael Cimino
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Deric Washburn Deric Washburn
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One shot is what it's all about.

6 years, 5 months ago at Dec 15 3:41
10 votes
''You have to think about one shot. One shot is what it's all about. A deer's gotta be taken with one shot. I try to tell people that but they don't listen.''

An in-depth examination of the way that the Vietnam war affects the lives of people in a small industrial town in the USA.

Robert De Niro: Michael

Meryl Streep: Linda

Christopher Wa... read more

Boredom hunter

8 years, 9 months ago at Aug 18 12:10
3 votes
This film is about four hours long and I'm pretty sure that three and a half hours of that is comprised solely of a wedding scene. There aren't really many battle sequences in The Deer Hunter, which surprised me, considering it is billed as a Vietnam war film.

It is rightly famed for the Russian Roulette scene that occurs about three quarters of the way through, and without doubt t... read more

The Deer Hunter

4 years, 6 months ago at Nov 29 11:20
3 votes
Critics and film historians have often noted how the film is divided into three equal thirds or acts. Likewise the plot synopsis is also divided into three acts, spanning the years of 1968-1975.[a 2]

Act I - In Clairton, a small working class town in Western Pennsylvania, in late 1968, Russian American steel workers Michael (De Niro), Steven (Savage), and Nick (Walken), with the sup... read more
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Michael, Nick, and Steven are three buddies from the steel mill town of Clairton, Penn.They are like schoolmates, hanging out in a local bar and enjoying weekends of deer-hunting. Michael and Nick are also both in love with Linda, who seems to juggle both of the men.
Release date: 23 February 1979
UPC: 025192017728
Tags: War (55), Drama (38), Vietnam (26), 1970s (23), 1978 (20), Friendship (19), Thriller (18), Vietnam War (16), Action (16), Hunting (14), Wedding (13), Usa (12), Russian Roulette (12), Classic (11), Prostitution (10), Military (10), Rescue (10), Hospital (9), Promise (8), Bowling (6)
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" DVD- 3hrs. 4min. First Viewing The Deer Hunter is a searing Vietnam War epic with some all-time great work in every department (especially acting and cinematography)."


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"1978! Winner: Christopher Walken! Nominees: Bruce Dern - Coming Home as Bob Hyde Richard Farnsworth - Comes a Horseman as Dodger John Hurt - Midnight Express as Max Jack Warden - Heaven Can Wait as Max Corkle"


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"1978! Winner: Michael Cimino! Nominees: Hal Ashby - Coming Home Warren Beatty and Buck Henry - Heaven Can Wait Woody Allen - Interiors Alan Parker - Midnight Express"


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