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    Mon, 11 Apr 2011 09:54:40

    Director Sidney Lumet Dies - He was 86

    Director Sidney Lumet, who helmed American cinema classics like 12 Angry Men, Dog Day Afternoon and The Verdict, died Saturday in his native New York. Lumet was 86-years-young and leaves behind an impressive legacy in film.

    Lumet's stepdaughter Leslie Gimbel confirmed that the director died from lymphoma at his home in New York City, reports The New York Times.

    Rest in peace, Sidney.

    What is your favorite Sidney Lumet film?

    —Amy Sciarretto

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