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MICHAEL CIMINO, THE DIRECTOR OF THE 1978 VIETNAM FILM – THE DEER HUNTER – HAS DIED : R.I.P.

 

Michael Cimino, the director of the 1978 Vietnam War film The Deer Hunter has died on July 2, 2016 at the age of 77 in Los Angeles.

Michael Cimino ( February 3, 1939 – July 2, 2016) was an American film director, screenwriter,producer and author.

He was best known for directing, producing and co-writing the 1978 Academy Award – winning film The Deer Hunter.