The Deer Hunter Image
Metascore
73

Generally favorable reviews - based on 7 Critics

User Score
7.7

Generally favorable reviews- based on 104 Ratings

Summary: The Deer Hunter tracks a group of steelworker pals from a Pennsylvania blast furnace to the cool hunting grounds of the Alleghenies to the lethal cauldron of Vietnam. Robert De Niro gives an outstanding performance as Michael, the natural leader of the group. The Deer Hunter is a searing drama of friendship and courage - and what happens to these qualities under hardship. (Universal)
Runtime: 182 min
Production: Universal Pictures
Genres: Drama, War
Countries: USA, UK
Languages: English, French, Russian, Vietnamese
Home Release Date: Sep 6, 2005
Director Credit
Michael Cimino Director
Writer Credit
Deric Washburn Story
Louis Garfinkle Story
Michael Cimino Story
Quinn K. Redeker Story
Principal Cast Credit
Christopher Walken Nick
Robert De Niro Michael
Cast Credit
Amy Wright Bridesmaid
Chuck Aspegren Axel
George Dzundza John
Joe Grifasi Bandleader
John Cazale Stan
John Savage Steven
Mady Kaplan Axel's Girl
Mary Ann Haenel Stan's Girl
Meryl Streep Linda
Pierre Segui Julien
Richard Kuss Linda's Father
Rutanya Alda Angela
Shirley Stoler Steven's Mother
Producer Credit
Barry Spikings Producer
Joann Carelli Associate Producer
John Peverall Producer
Marion Rosenberg Associate Producer
Michael Cimino Producer
Michael Deeley Producer
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