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John Avildsen, Oscar-winning director of 'Rocky,' dead at 81: media

Published on: Fri, 16 Jun 2017 23:52:34 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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(Reuters) - Filmmaker John Avildsen, who won an Academy Award for directing the boxing film "Rocky" and whose other movies included "The Karate Kid," has died at age 81, media reported on Friday.

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