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2 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

Beijing Film Festival Flexes International Muscle As Red Carpet Rolls Out

China's burgeoning film market is proving a powerful draw for overseas industry players, while Oliver Stone advised local filmmakers not to follow Hollywood's lead.


Related Topix: Savages, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Rebel Without a Cause, Drama Movies, East of Eden, James Dean, Celebrities

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Reel Time - 'World Trade Center' acknowledges heroes' families

'World Trade Center' from director Oliver Stone and starring Nicolas Cage tells the true story of the heroic survival and rescue of two Port Authority policemen.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Nicolas Cage, Theater, Arts, Opinion

Fri Apr 04, 2014


Oscar-Winner PLATOON Among Films Featured in April's Reel 13 Classic Lineup

The Reel 13 April schedule opens on April 5 with The Big Country, William Wyler 's tale of two feuding ranching families in the American West, for which Burl Ives won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.


Related Topix: Classical, Classic, Burl Ives, War Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Born on the Fourth of July, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Dressed to Kill

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

'Flash Boys' reignites debate: Is high-frequency trading a digital age menace?

Trader Steven Kaplan works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange March 12. According to a highly publicized book released this week, infamous insider traders like Ivan Boesky are being replaced by a new digital age menace: the algobot.


Related Topix: The Wolf of Wall Street, Books, Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, Robots

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Eastern Echo

Film tax credits won't make you a movie state

I like Oliver Stone's movies, but do I like them so much I'd offer the famed director of "Platoon," "Natural Born Killers" and "Any Given Sunday" $10 million from the public treasury? New York City paid Stone to film "Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps" on Wall Street when the director and 20th Century Studio used film tax credits made available by ... (more)


Related Topix: Wall Street 2, Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps, Sport Movies, Crime Movies, Natural Born Killers, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Thriller, Any Given Sunday, Maryland

The Heights

COLUMN: Oliver Stone & Activism In The Arts

There's been some fanfare here at Boston College over some new and exciting projects in the arts-bands, aspiring filmmakers, a cappella groups, creative thespians.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Any Given Sunday, Drama Movies, Boston College, Theater

Fri Mar 28, 2014


American Documentary Film Festival starts with an smashing evening of live opera

The 3rd Annual American Documentary Film Festival had its opening gala at the Camelot Theatres on March 27, 2014, in Palm Springs, Calif.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, War Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Born on the Fourth of July

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Erie Times News

New DVD Releases

Leonardo DiCaprio's most charismatic performance anchors Martin Scorsese's robust and raunchy comedy.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology

Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Monday Estes Valley Library matinees begin with 'Wall Street' sequel

Money-themed movies are being screened at the Estes Valley Library in the coming weeks in recognition of April's Financial Literacy Month.


Related Topix: Wall Street, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Celebrities, Michael Douglas, Entertainment

Thu Mar 20, 2014


Roger Ebert To Headline 2014 Ebertfest; Spike Lee, Oliver Stone To Attend

The 16th annual Roger Ebert 's Film Festival, also known as Ebertfest , will kick off April 23 with the critic himself.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Do the Right Thing, Spike Lee, War Movies, Biography Movies, Born on the Fourth of July, Young Adult, Blues

Washington Times

Ebert documentary to open critic's film festival

Roger Ebert's film festival will open this year with a screening of a documentary about the late film critic.


Related Topix: Champaign, IL, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Do the Right Thing, Spike Lee, War Movies, Biography Movies, Born on the Fourth of July

Wed Mar 19, 2014


Lawsky: Wall St. should face penalties, sanctions

The New York Department of Financial Services Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky spoke about "accountability gap" on Wall Street on Wednesday, saying that individuals should face real, serious penalties and sanctions when they break the rules.



'Distant Thunder' Soundtrack Review Music By Maurice Jarre

Movies about troubled or psychologically damaged former Vietnam Vets was a genre that was dug into all well during the decade of the 80's after the Oscar Winning successes of "The Deer Hunter" and "Coming Home" was then finally culminated with the much revered films of Oliver Stone in both Oscar Winner "Platoon" and "Born On The Fourth Of July".


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Born on the Fourth of July, Celebrities, John Lithgow, Ralph Macchio