The Deer Hunter(1978)
Starring:Robert de Niro, Christopher Walken, Meryl Streep.
The Deer Hunter is an epic war film which follows three friends from a small town in the US, as they volunteer to serve in Vietnam. It was one of the first films to explore the ground reality of the US involvement in Vietnam.
The film lays bare the emotional trauma, anguish and sheer madness that defined the Vietnam War.The film won five Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director for Michael Cimino, and Christopher Walken’s performance earned him the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor.
Watch out for the haunting, terrific and brilliantly filmed Russian roulette scenes.