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  1. Captain Dale Dye USMC: American HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Breitbart.com

    ... to Hollywood films. Despite the door being shut in his face plenty of times, his persistence paid off when Oliver Stone took him on as a military technical advisor for "Platoon." That film jumpstarted Dye's Hollywood career. But before he became the ...

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  2. Film Review: 'Map to the stars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Copenhagen Post

    ... film; his icy surgical wit is all over the writing. For those who are unaware of his work, you may recall an Oliver Stone-produced miniseries from the mid-1990s called Wild Palms which Wagner adapted from his 1990 comic strip that ran in the ...

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  3. Hollywood mentors for tyro Aussie producerRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Inside Film

    ... sound designers Wylie Stateman, Richard King and Per Hallberg and editor Joe Hutshing (whose credits include Oliver Stone's W. and Savages and Cameron Crowe's upcoming Aloha) have mentored Kassab. The feature debut of US writer-director Ted Marcus, ...

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  4. 'Nixon' is very goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Examiner.com

    ... in recent memory, it was the Nixon White House that endured the most scrutiny as a result of missing tapes. Oliver Stone , famous for making movies about controversial people, and currently at work on "Snowden," documented the ill-fated terms of the ...

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  5. Ad-Rock Says He Once Auditioned for a Role in an Oliver Stone Film While StonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Spin

    ... profile , Horovitz revealed that his auditions weren't always successful. "I went in for The Doors movie, with Oliver Stone," Horovitz said. "I was definitely stoned, and as I walked in I looked at him and I was like, 'You're not going to cast me in ...

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  6. Beastie Boys' Ad-Rock says he auditioned for The Doors biopic whilst stonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NME

    ... has told The New York Times that he tried out for the film whilst stoned. "I went in for The Doors movie, with Oliver Stone," says the musician, real name Adam Horovitz. "I was definitely stoned, and as I walked in I looked at him and I was like, ...

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  7. Ad-Rock Describes Auditioning Stoned For Oliver Stone's The DoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Stereogum

    ... he mentioned the time he auditioned for the 1991 biopic The Doors : "I went in for the Doors movie, with Oliver Stone. I was definitely stoned, and as I walked in I looked at him and I was like, 'You're not going to cast me in this movie, right?' ...

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  8. Super Furry Animals' Gruff Rhys: The journey through 'a distorted vision of reality'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Independent

    ... house, so even though we were confined to rock, we were drunk on that euphoria." Rawlins compares his book to Oliver Stone's film The Doors , which seems apt for the Super Furries' wide-screen, hallucinogen-fuelled adventures. But compared to their ...

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  9. The Death of Sam Cooke to Be Investigated With a "Murder Mystery" BiopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Film School Rejects

    ... will this just be about getting the audience and fans to question the official writing of history, akin to what Oliver Stone does at the end of The Doors with its hint that Jim Morrison may still be alive or at least had died by some other manner ...

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  10. Russell Brand's Documentarian: Following the Star Is a 'Roller-Coaster Ride'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Time

    ... reached out to me. About two years ago. He had had a film he was trying to make for years that was started by - Oliver Stone and Al Maysles approached him. Al Maysles, who just passed away. Around Forgetting Sarah Marshall , they thought he was ...

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  11. Andrew O'Hagan review: The Illuminations shines a bright light on the war in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Canberra Times

    ... invention or ... As the novel's treatment stands, the British Army in Afghanistan is as dysfunctional as, say, Oliver Stone's Americans in Vietnam in Platoon . O'Hagan thanks members of the Royal Irish Regiment for "answering his questions" since he ...

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  12. Top 5 things to do this Thursday in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Vancouver Courier

    Get birdlike : Berlin-based art rock squeeze box band Daniel Kahn and the Painted Bird feathers Electric Owl's nest and dancefloor as part of the ongoing Chutzpah Festival. Say adios to Hugo Chavez: It's been two years since formerly invincible Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chavez died from cancer he believed the CIA might have given him, and the country's local consulate general office -- in solidarity with the Hugo ChA vez People's Defense Front - are hosting an evening to celebrate the swaggering populist's life tonight at the Cultch featuring a screening of Oliver Stone's documentary "My Friend Hugo."

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  13. Joseph Gordon-Levitt Releases First Photo As Edward Snowden In Oliver Stone FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | CBS Local

    ... personalities from [] Joseph Gordon-Levitt took to Facebook to post an image from his first day of shooting on Oliver Stone's Snowden . The photo reveals Gordon-Levitt dressed in Army fatigues, not looking much like the Snowden most of America ...

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  14. Check Out Joseph Gordon-Levitt As Edward Snowden From Oliver Stone's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Perez Hilton

    I was surprised when I first learned this about Snowden-that he enlisted in the US Army in 2004. He wanted to go fight in Iraq, but during basic training at Fort Benning, he broke both of his legs and received an administrative discharge.

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  15. First look Joseph GordonLevitt as Edward Snowden leaves you shockedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Hindustan Times

    They have only started shooting for Oliver Stone's biopic on Edward, the man who is probably the world's most famous whistleblower, and we are already surprised. Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who plays the role of Snowden in the eponymous biopic, shared the first image from the shooting which shows Snowden training for the US Army.

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  16. First look at Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    First day of shooting on Oliver Stone's "SNOWDEN" I was surprised when I first learned this about Snowden-that he enlisted in the US Army in 2004. He wanted to go fight in Iraq, but during basic training at Fort Benning, he broke both of his legs and received an administrative discharge.

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  17. First Look: See Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone's 'Snowden'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Movies.com

    It's not due to hit theaters till December 25, but we now have our first look at Joseph Gordon-Levitt as whistle-blower Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone's upcoming international thriller, Snowden . The first couple of images are fascinating because they reveal an Edward Snowden many people probably aren't familiar with.

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  18. Check out the first images of Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... in fatigues. A second image captures a more light-hearted moment, with JGL taking a selfie on the set. Director Oliver Stone is seen behind him, flashing a peace sign. "Today's scenes felt like a really good way to start this shoot. It was hard, but ...

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  19. Joseph Gordon-Levitt posts first photo as Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Daily Mail

    A movie about one of the most controversial figures in recent history, National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden, will be out before the end of the year. In the image from the Oliver Stone-directed movie, the 34-year-old actor wore Army fatigues at what looked to be boot camp.

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  20. As refugee thinks of return home, Oliver Stone releases picture from 'Snowden'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Examiner.com

    ... doing a service, represents the polarization that grips this country. It should be of little surprise that Oliver Stone would wade shoulders deep in a story such as this in Snowden . The Oscar-winning director released a picture of Joseph ...

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