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  1. The Kill TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... American soldiers at war have remained fairly consistent, the challenging complexities of outliers such as Oliver Stone 's " Platoon " and " Born on the Fourth of July " notwithstanding. In depicting America's recent Middle East wars, movies such as ...

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  2. 5 essential films by Michael DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Arizona Republic

    ... flawed and morally compromised characters with enough charisma to still be a leading man. "Wall Street" (1987): Oliver Stone has made any number of movies that speak to his generation's historical, cultural and political experiences, often scathing ...

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  3. Fair or Foul: Tigers buckled in driver's seat as second half revs upRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Detroit News

    ... and once it required three hours of tedium to determine a winner, I opted for an ON DEMAND movie ('Nixon,' the Oliver Stone production, speaking of three-hour ordeals) and bypassed The Derby. Even if Nixon wasn't Stone's best work, it was a good ...

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  4. Best Football Movie of all-time?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Gang Green Nation

    ... forward to the 1970s which brought us the trio of "The Longest Yard", "Semi-Tough", and "North Dallas Forty". Oliver Stone did his best Oliver Stone critique of professional football in "Any Given Sunday", where Lawrence Taylor basically parodies ...

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  5. Moffat: London inching closer to starring role with AlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CFL.ca

    ... Athlete" (@CulturedAthlete on twitter) has re-established himself in a leading role. No, his director isn't Oliver Stone, but this isn't "Any Given Sunday", still his fave football film. With every coming season, pundits pin Brandon London as one of ...

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  6. Michael Bay's 'Pain and Gain' Is Better Than Scorsese's 'Wolf of Wall Street'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Breitbart.com

    ... you feel as though you have seen it all before. Scorsese basically brings together his own "Goodfellas" and Oliver Stone's "Wall Street." You're never once bored, but when it's over you feel like you've just finished a 180 minute music video that ...

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  7. Jim Morrison and Ray Manzarek bump into each other on Venice Beach?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Examiner.com

    The fictionalized version, from Oliver Stone's "The Doors" movie, of Jim Morrison and Ray Manzarek's famous meeting on Venice Beach in July 1965.

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  8. Stock Downgrades: Horsehead Holding Needs a Sugar Daddy, Not the GodfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Minyanville

    ... light of day, and the reassessment saw both blue chips and the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) retreat from records. Oliver Stone's paean to pigskin Any Given Sunday , released during the waning days of the market's millennial madness in December 1999, ...

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  9. The Doors 'Deliver Us From Evil'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Examiner.com

    ... detective show "Cold Case" featured an entire episode featuring Doors songs. Movies have run the gamut from Oliver Stone's bio-pic "The Doors" of course relied heavily on Doors songs and the use of Jim Morrison's poetry, "Forrest Gump" famously ...

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  10. Oh, say can you see? 7 movies to celebrate 4th of JulyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | GlobalNews

    ... at the American ideal. Tom Cruise stars as real-life Vietnam War veteran Ron Kovic in this drama directed by Oliver Stone. The Fourth of July connection comes early in the film, which earned eight Oscar nominations. This musical biopic about ...

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  11. Football Movies To Get You Through The Off-Season: Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | The Smoking Musket

    ... Herd...just kidding...kinda) From Wikipedia: "Any Given Sunday is a 1999 American drama film directed by Oliver Stone depicting a fictional professional American football team. The film features an ensemble cast, consisting of Al Pacino, Cameron ...

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  12. Eli Wallach, prolific U.S. character actor, dies at 98Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | The London Free Press

    Eli Wallach, an early practitioner of "method acting" who made a lasting impression as the scuzzy bandit Tuco in the film "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," died on Tuesday at the age of 98. Wallach appeared on the big screen well into his 90s in such films as Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer," and Oliver Stone's "Wall Street" sequel, as well as ... (more)

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  13. Eli Wallach, prolific character actor, dies at 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | JAM! Showbiz

    Eli Wallach, an early practitioner of "method acting" who made a lasting impression as the scuzzy bandit Tuco in the film "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," died on Tuesday at the age of 98. Wallach appeared on the big screen well into his 90s in such films as Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer," and Oliver Stone's "Wall Street" sequel, as well as ... (more)

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  14. Muir to replace SawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Erie Times News

    ... on the big screen for more than 60 years -- well into his 90s in Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer" and Oliver Stone's "Wall Street" sequel and other films. "It's what I wanted to do all my life," Wallach said of his work in an interview in 2010. ...

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  15. Prolific U.S. character actor Eli Wallach dies at 98 - NYTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | The Daily Star

    ... Wallach appeared on the big screen well into his 90s, acting in Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer" and Oliver Stone's "Wall Street" sequel among other films. Having grown up the son of Polish Jewish immigrants in an Italian-dominated neighborhood ...

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  16. More Football Talk: Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Falcoholic

    ... the trees. Richard M. Nixon: The chicken did not cross the road. I repeat, the chicken did not cross the road. Oliver Stone: The question is not "Why did the chicken cross the road?" but is rather "Who was crossing the road at the same time whom we ...

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  17. Alexander (Blu-ray) The Ultimate CutRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... double its budget overseas. Alexander , though, got a kicking and then stayed down, as every critic who hated Oliver Stone came out of the woodwork to punish him for his first truly inept-seeming film. Stone took the criticism to heart, crafting ...

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  18. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    ... to erase nearly two years of emails. To this day, we don't know what those missing 18 1/2 minutes contained. Oliver Stone in President Barack Obama called on Americans coming of age to demand that politicians respond more aggressively to climate ...

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  19. 2013 Treasury IG ReportMay Hint What Was inDestroyed Lerner EmailsRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    ... er to erase nearly two years of emails. To this day, we don't know what those missing 18 1/2 minutes contained. Oliver Stone in

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  20. Thomas Anthony Guerriero CEO Of Oxford City (OTCQB: OXFC) Dedicates...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | PRWeb

    With thousands of candidates that were considered and over 240 judges from around the world who participated in the judging process this award is truly an honor to be recognized by the American Business Awards.

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