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  1. Netflix's 'Narcos' is more than just a drug sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... by Wagner Moura in the Netflix series) has remained in preproduction limbo for years, including a film from Oliver Stone. Intense, enlightening, brilliant, unnerving, and addictive, Narcos is high-concept drama at its finest. In its scope and sweep, ...

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  2. 'Selma' Sequel? Awards Season's Early Deadlines Force a Rush to JudgmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Co.), Alejandro G. Inarritu 's Birdman follow-up The Revenant (Fox), David O. Russell 's Joy (also from Fox), Oliver Stone 's Snowden (Open Road) and Peter Concussion (Sony) all are scheduled to open Dec. 25. But unless the filmmakers involved can ...

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  3. Did big personalities worsen the financial crash?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Newsday

    ... disproportionately suave image of the stereotypical Wall Street trader is at once vilified and mythologised. Oliver Stone's villain Gordon Gekko still serves as an unintended role model for many aspiring traders. The Wolf of Wall Street, a biopic of ...

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  4. Carl Icahn Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | CNN

    ... known as greenmail: forcing targeted companies to repurchase their own shares at higher (premium) prices. Oliver Stone met with Icahn while working on the 1987 film "Wall Street." Icahn supplied character Gordon Gekko's line, "If you need a friend, ...

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  5. 'Coming Back From War' only scratches surface of vet issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the surface of issue after issue, the documentary perpetuates preexisting narratives found in films such as Oliver Stone's 1989 "Born on the Fourth of July." Repeatedly superimposing the motif of an American Indian bonfire dance onto the story of ...

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  6. Snowden - Teaser, Trailer and InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Luke Harding and 'Time of the Octopus' by Anatoly Kucherena, the film has been directed by triple Oscar winner Oliver Stone ('Platoon', 'JFK', 'Natural Born Killers') who co-wrote the screenplay alongside Kieran Fitzgerald ('The Homesman', 'The ...

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  7. Libor scandal: Did Tom Hayes's punishment fit the crime?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The Independent

    ... Editor and economics writer. Previously he was the newspaper's chief leader writer. In Money Never Sleeps , Oliver Stone's underrated sequel to Wall Street , we learn that Gordon Gekko served 14 years in a maximum security American prison after ...

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  8. Podcast Smackdown (Pt 2) Nixon & Georgia & 1995 TakeawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Falco (Coco Hits NY) and Lynn Lee (The Film Experience) 00:01 Mare Winningham and Georgia 's Screenplay 08:45 Oliver Stone's excesses -- extremely split opinions on Nixon 19:15 Off-Oscar: Other performances we loved from 1995 and another round of ...

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  9. Smackdown 1995: Joan, Kate, Kathleen, Mare and MiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... traits: quasi-Shakespearean intensity, lucidity and a profound empathy that steers just shy of kindness. Oliver Stone's never directed a better performance. : She makes for a fine Plastic Pat, though many of her scenes feel like repeated beats lost ...

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  10. "Don't fight the Fed"Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Big Apple

    ... Analyst Patrick Allen Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 6:23 AM ET "Money Never Sleeps" was the title of the sequel to Oliver Stone's "Wall Street" and the phrase has never been so relevant according to Philippe Gijsels, the Head of Research at BNP Paribas ...

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  11. 30+ Classic Rock Songs I Never Want to Hear AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Big Lead

    ... but decades upon decades of repeat plays diminish their value. Anything by The Doors - As a kid who liked the Oliver Stone movie about the iconic 60s band in middle school - and its subsequent parody in Wayne's World 2 - enough to buy the band's ...

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    Jul 19, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... 79-year-old corporate break-up artist, was, in part, the inspiration for uber-capitalist Gordon Gekko in Oliver Stone's Wall Street , and he had made his billions by targeting the weakest companies in the pack . That means the minute Icahn had ...

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  13. Director Talks "Ant-Man" De-Aging EffectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Dark Horizons News

    ... Carson (Martin Donovan). Douglas in the scene has been digitally de-aged to look pretty much like he did in Oliver Stone's "Wall Street". Though we've previously seen de-aging in the likes of "X-Men: The Last Stand," "Tron Legacy," "Benjamin Button" ...

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  14. Michael Douglas teams up with Marvel hero Ant-Man to ring closing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... of sorts for Douglas who starred as corporate raider Gorden Gekko in the 1987 drama Wall Street directed by Oliver Stone. Douglas won the Oscar for Best Actor for his portrayal of the ruthless stockbroker in the film also starring Charlie Sheen, ...

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  15. 11 Famous Sharks in Honor of Shark WeekRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... Pacino coached The Sharks in Any Given Sunday and helped them fight for EVERY INCH of the field in this classic Oliver Stone movie. Dr. Evil does not ask for a lot in life. Just $1 million and some sharks with lasers on top of their heads.

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  16. Today in 4th of July Themed Movie Culture: 'American Girl Dolls: The...Read the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | Movies.com

    ... ers: Age of Extinction feauring the American flag: Could we go with anything else but the original trailer for Oliver Stone 's Born on the Fourth of July ? Interestingly enough, this movie was actualy born, theatrically, on the 20th of December 1989.

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  17. Doors tribute band, Peace Frog, destined for DeVille debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    ... Fernandez employs elements of his study of the singer and some of Val Kilmer's interpretation from the Oliver Stone movie about the band. He also lets some of himself come through. The stage persona must stay there, he said. Keeping it up 24/7 began ...

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  18. 'Snowden' releases dramatic first teaser trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | UPI

    The preview does not include footage from the film, but instead traces Edward Snowden 's path from Army recruit at age 20 to National Security Agency whistle-blower and "the most wanted man in the world" at age 29. Snowden is directed by Oliver Stone , and opens in theaters Dec. 25. Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars as Snowden, with Shailene Woodley as Snowden's girlfriend Lindsay Mills and Zachary Quinto , Scott Eastwood and Nicolas Cage also confirmed for roles. The movie is based on The Snowden Files by Luke Harding and Time of the Octopus by Anatoly Kucherena.

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  19. Here's your first look at Oliver Stone's biopic of Edward SnowdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Digital Trends

    Oscar-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone always brings a lot of buzz to any project he takes on, and his latest film tackles one of the most controversial figures of the last few years: former National Security Agency analyst Edward Snowden, who released classified documents detailing surveillance of the American people by their own government. The first teaser trailer for Snowden arrived online this week.

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  20. The Margin: Watch the first trailer for Oliver Stone's 'Snowden' filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | MarketWatch

    The first teaser for Oliver Stone's political thriller about NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden premiered online, and it's already promising to stir up controversy perhaps comparable to "JFK." There are no images of Snowden, or anyone else, in the trailer.

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