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  1. Oliver Stone to spark heated discussion at Union South ThursdayRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Badger Herald Online

    And while the subject of the talk is not entirely clear, it can be assumed that Stone and Kuznick will deliver an enlightening lecture.

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  2. Chinese Director to Oliver Stone: Mind Your Own BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... and bad films" and securing free speech in China will be a gradual process. Chinese director Ning Hao has urged Oliver Stone to mind his own business after the Wall Street director caused controversy last week at the Beijing International Film ...

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  3. Why Oliver Stone is a PutzRead the original story

    Tuesday | IndyMedia

    So there's Oliver Stone, that "radical" American filmmaker infamous for the films "JFK", "Platoon", and that dumb yawner about the Twin Towers.

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  4. Chinese Director Fires Back at Oliver StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Wall Street Journal

    Chinese director Ning Hao hit back at American filmmaker Oliver Stone, who stirred controversy last week with comments bashing the Chinese film industry for failing to face up to its country's history.

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  5. Oliver Stone Tells China: Drop the Mao Propaganda MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | BusinessWeek

    From Platoon and JFK to the documentary The Untold History of the United States , film director Oliver Stone has long been known for riling up his audiences.

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  6. 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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  7. Oliver Stone: China's film-makers need to confront country's pastRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Hispanic Business

    But at least one US film-maker has clearly not been reading the script: that the world's most populous nation desperately needs to confront its past on the big screen if its burgeoning film industry is to be taken seriously.

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  8. Directors stress creativity, authenticity in film co-productionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese movies must retain authenticity and creativity, even when they are Sino-foreign film co-productions, Oscar winning directors Oliver Stone and Alfonso Cuaron said on Thursday.

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  9. Oliver Stone Slams Chinese Film Industry at Beijing International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... co-production is possible until filmmakers in China address Chairman Mao Zedong's controversial legacy. BEIJING Oliver Stone caused embarrassment, a little outrage and a fair helping of delight at the Beijing International Film Festival when the ...

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

    Wednesday Apr 16 | 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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  11. Five classic movies to watch since it's Tax DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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