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The Deer Hunter


Robert De Niro, John Cazale, John Savage, Christopher Walken View All


Michael Cimino (Screenplay), Michael Cimino (Director), Deric Washburn (Screenplay) View All

Released: Dec. 8th, 1978
Runtime: 3 hours, 3 minutes
A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined. Before they left, Steven married his pregnant girlfriend -- and Michael and Nick were in love with the same woman. But all three are different men upon their return.
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After playing a deadly round of Russian roulette they escape the camp, where after the movie divides into two.
The Russian Roulette scene is regarded as one of the best movie scenes of all time, and it shows.
Plan B
Such is the case with The Deer Hunter, Michael Cimino's 1978 Vietnam War film, starring Robert De Niro, John Cazale, John Savage, Meryl Streep, and Christopher Walken.