Oscar best director Michael Cimino dies at age 77

July 4, 2016 11:37 IST 1 of 5
Michael Cimino, Oscar best director winner for his seminal Vietnam War drama "The Deer Hunter", has died at the age of 77 in Los Angeles. His body was found by police Saturday at his home after friends said they were unable to reach him by phone, Xinhua reported. Credit: Reuters