Mike Nichols' Greatest Hits: 'The Graduate,' 'Angels in America,' 'The Birdcage,' and More

From 'The Graduate' to 'Closer' and 'Charlie Wilson's War,' see the films of the legendary director.


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Barefoot in the Park (1963)

Oscar-winning director Mike Nichols has died at the age of 83.The director, who was married to Diane Sawyer (his fourth wife), is one of only 12 people to have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. He won his Oscar for The Graduate, and was also nominated for Working Girl, The Remains of the Day, Silkwood, and Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? His final film was 2007’s Charlie Wilson’s War.

Pictured: Elizabeth Ashley and Robert Redford

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Pictured: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton


The Graduate (1967)

Pictured: Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft's legs


Carnal Knowledge (1971)

Pictured: Jack Nicholson and Art Garfunkel

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Gilda Live (1980)

Pictured: Gilda Radner


Silkwood (1983)

Pictured: Meryl Streep

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Working Girl (1988)

Pictured: Melanie Griffith and Joan Cusack

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Postcards from the Edge (1990)

Pictured: Meryl Streep

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The Birdcage (1996)

Pictured: Robin Williams and Nathan Lane

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Primary Colors (1998)

Pictured: Billy Bob Thornton and Maura Tierney


Angels in America (HBO, 2003)

Pictured: Emma Thompson and Justin Kirk


Closer (2004)

Pictured: Natalie Portman


Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

Pictured: Tom Hanks

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Death of a Salesman (2012)

Finn Wittrock, Linda Emond, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Andrew Garfield take a curtain call on opening night.