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- Hollywood tycoon Eric Pleskow, associated with films such as The Silence of the Lambs, Platoon and Amadeus, died aged 95, the Vienna International Film Festival said.
- Austrian-born Pleskow was behind numerous Oscar-winning films as president of the film company United Artists from 1973 to 1978 and then as co-founder of Orion Pictures.
- Pleskow had been president of the Vienna International Film Festival, or Viennale, since 1998. He received honorary citizenship from Vienna in 2007.
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