ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 20, 1980
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REPORTER: Max Robinson
(Hollywood, California) Poor reception of Michael Cimino's film "Heaven's Gate", despite raves by one of its stars noted. [Courtesy "Good Morning America", Kris KRISTOFFERSON - comments.] [Courtesy WABC, film critic Joel SIEGEL - pans movie.] Criticism by "New York Times", "New York Daily News" and "Good Morning America" outlined. Cimino recalled winning Oscar for "The Deerhunter"; his apparent reaction to criticism of current film mentioned. United Artists' action over situation reported.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer
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