The Deer Hunter

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Director

Michael Cimino

Cast

Robert De Niro as Michael

Christopher Walken as Nick

John Cazale as Stanley

Meryl Streep as Linda

John Savage as Steven

Chuck Aspegren as Axel

George Dzundza as John

Writers

Michael Cimino (story)

Deric Washburn (story)

Louis Garfinkle (story)

Quinn K Redeker (story)

Deric Washburn (screenplay)


Summary

An in-depth examination of the ways in which the Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of several friends in a small steel mill town in Pennsylvania.

Genre

Drama, War

Released

December 8, 1978

Runtime

3hrs 3min

MPAA

R, for strong graphic violence, Profanity, Drugs, Nudity, and Intense Scenes

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