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  1. Beijing Film Festival Flexes International Muscle As Red Carpet Rolls OutRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    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.

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  2. Five classic movies to watch since it's Tax DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... to his hero, the wealthy unscrupulous corporate raider Gordon Gecko (played wonderfully by Michael Douglas). Oliver Stone's " Wall Street " is the perfect film while doing last minute taxes, though just don't get too greedy! In "The Mating Game," ...

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  3. Bridgewater's play compared to fictional quarterback'sRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | USA Today

    In today's sign that the lead-up to the NFL draft lasts far, far too long, Matt Morris, the lead NFL draft analyst for Bleacher Report, shared a comparison of top quarterback prospect Teddy Bridgewater to Willie Beamen, the Jamie Foxx character from Oliver Stone's football movie Any Given Sunday .

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  4. UA spring football: Zips' new cornerbacks coach teaches players how to connect the dotsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Ohio.com

    ... coach, his players likely had little idea that a celebrity would coach them. Everyone who's seen the Oliver Stone move Any Given Sunday has seen the former Auburn defensive back on screen. They just don't recognize him. Yes, the celebrity status is ...

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  5. UA spring football: Zips' new defensive backs coach teaches players how to connect the dotsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Ohio.com

    ... backs coach, his players likely had little idea that a celebrity would coach them. Everyone who's seen the Oliver Stone move Any Given Sunday has seen the former Auburn defensive back on screen. They just don't recognize him. Yes, the celebrity ...

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  6. Stewart Copeland puts thundering rhythms behind the silent film 'Ben-Hur'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... 1983 movie "Rumble Fish" and from there, composing turned into his main gig. He ended up providing music for Oliver Stone movies "Wall Street" and "Talk Radio" as well as "Wide Sargasso Sea" and "She's All That." "That's how I earned a living, 20 ...

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  7. Paul Sorvino to screen 'Goodfellas' at Florida Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Orlando Weekly

    ... whom Sorvino has worked. Films starring the actor have been helmed by the likes of Sydney Pollack ( The Firm ), Oliver Stone ( Nixon ) and Warren Beatty ( Reds and Dick Tracy ), the latter being a "wonderful director," according to Sorvino. But it's ...

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  8. The best of football moviesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | The Daily Campus

    "Any Given Sunday": Oliver Stone movies are hit or miss, but "Any Given Sunday" is a huge touchdown.

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  9. Reel Time - 'World Trade Center' acknowledges heroes' familiesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    '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.

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  10. Film tax credits won't make you a movie stateRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Eastern Echo

    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)

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  11. The Doors Examiner interview with The Last Beat director Robert SaitzykRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Examiner.com

    ... I have to admit I was a full-fledged Doors and Morrison fan by the time I was 19 and I was actually an extra in Oliver Stone's "The Doors" -- and this was of course while I was still in college, so to have a major film directed by a filmmaker I ...

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  12. Oscar Winning Films: The Big Country and Platoon in April's Reel 13Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Examiner.com

    ... ranching families in the American West, for which Burl Ives won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Oliver Stone's Academy Award-winner Platoon, which details a young soldier's tour of duty in Vietnam, closes the month's classics on April ...

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  13. Oscar-Winner PLATOON Among Films Featured in April's Reel 13 Classic LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ranching families in the American West, for which Burl Ives won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Oliver Stone 's Academy Award-winner Platoon, which details a young soldier's tour of duty in Vietnam, closes the month's classics on April ...

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  14. Top of the Morning, April 3, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | The News-Gazette

    ... 16th Film Festival went on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday. It took all of 10 minutes for three movies to sell out: Oliver Stone's "Born on the Fourth of July," Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing," and "Life Itself," an Ebert documentary. Two more films - ...

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  15. 'Flash Boys' reignites debate: Is high-frequency trading a digital age menace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Boesky are being replaced by a new digital age menace: the algobot. From Gordon Gekko 's "greed ... is good" in Oliver Stone's "Wall Street" to Jordan Belfort's rags-to-decadent-riches in Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street," there's always ...

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  16. Maduro: Media distort Venezuelan protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | BBC News

    ... moving composition did, in fact, grace the end of a war film - the Australian World War One epic Gallipoli, not Oliver Stone's Vietnam tale. Have you found an interesting opinion piece about global issues that we missed? Share it with us via email ...

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  17. Film tax credits won't make you a movie stateRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Eastern Echo

    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)

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  18. COLUMN: Oliver Stone & Activism In The ArtsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Heights

    ... project his most ambitious yet. He's more direct now-using facts, not characters. So how does this affect us? Oliver Stone comes to campus. Some go. Some don't. Those that go get to say they saw Oliver Stone once. Maybe their parents are impressed. ...

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  19. American Documentary Film Festival starts with an smashing evening of live operaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Examiner.com

    ... newscasters Patrick Evans and Natalie Brunell. Special attention was given to Academy Award winning filmmaker Oliver Stone ("Born on the Fourth of July") who was in the audience, an award was presented to Debbi Hinton for Director of Development of ...

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  20. New DVD ReleasesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Erie Times News

    ... your shady deals, getting rich because "money makes you a better person." But this isn't "Wall Street," Oliver Stone's preachy, good-man-falls-far opera. This is about Jordan's layoff during the financial crash of 1987 and his rebirth as a penny ...

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