The Deer Hunter
Universal Studios (1978)
Drama, War
In Collection
#33
0*
DVD
184 mins
IMDB

Meryl Streep Linda
John Savage Steven
John Cazale Stanley
Robert De Niro Michael Vronsky
Chuck Aspegren Axel
George Dzundza John
Rutanya Alda Angela
Christopher Walken Nikonar Chevotarevich
Helen Tomko Helen
Pierre Segui Julien Grinda

Director Michael Cimino
Producer Michael Deeley
Marion Rosenberg
Writer Michael Cimino
Deric Washburn
Cinematography Vilmos Zsigmond
Musician Stanley Myers

Three friends from a small Pennsylvania town are drafted to serve in Vietnam, and their lives are forever changed. Michael (Robert DeNiro) and Nick (Christopher Walken) work in a local steel mill, each wooing Linda's (Meryl Streep) affections. Steven (John Savage) has just gotten married. The three friends regularly hunt deer through the mountains of Pennsylvania, with non-enlisted Axel (Chuck Aspegren) and the snide Stanley (John Cazale). While Axel and Stanley lead traditional lives at home, Michael, Nick and Steven encounter brutal and shocking circumstances while at war. These experiences not only change their perceptions of the hunt, but their perspectives on life in whole.

Edition Details
Audience Rating R (Restricted)
Country USA
Language English
Barcode 8713053000010
Region Region 2
Release Date 2/19/2002
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Subtitles Dutch; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital Stereo [English]
Dolby Digital Surround [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Features
Interactive Menu(s)