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FILE - In this February, 1968, file photo, a unit of the 1st Battalion, 5th Regiment U.S. Marines, rests alongside a battered wall of Hue's imperial palace after a battle for the Citadel during the Tet Offensive. the Marines reported heavy casualties in street fighting in the ancient capital city of Vietnam. As the ...
Dafoe received his third Academy Award nomination for his supporting role as motel operator Bobby Hicks in "The Florida Project." He was previously nominated for Oliver Stone's "Platoon" in 1986 and "Shadow of the Vampire" in 2000. Dafoe's other recent credits include "Dog Eat Dog," "The Great Wall ...

The essence of the current cultural discourse is that everything we watch is at least latently political. And we, the people, are hungry for political art. This monthly column, The politics of American movies, will explore everything from racially progressive Westerns and antifascist comedies to documentaries ...
Oliver Stone leads tributes to Robert Parry as shady US lobbyists PropOrNot dance on his grave. Published time: 30 Jan, 2018 13:50 Edited time: 5 Feb, 2018 19:33 ... Meanwhile, on Tuesday Hollywood legend Oliver Stone dropped a touching tribute to his late friend. The three-time Oscar winner opined how Parry's ...
Director Oliver Stone took a swipe at the Washington Post and Stephen Spielberg's "lame-brained" film, The Post in a facebook tribute to the late journalist Robert Parry on Sunday. Stone commended the Consortium News' founder for breaking from the "tyranny of mainstream media conformity" and his ...
The End of the F***ing World makes blatant efforts to adopt the moody, middle-finger-in-the-air vibe of all kinds of gritty movies; Oliver Stone's Natural Born killers also comes strongly to mind. As a result, its first two or three episodes seem overly derivative and too determined to be dark for dark's sake.

Jon Bernthal was cast in the film in a fairly substantial role as a Port Authority police officer, and Oliver Stone took a pretty aggressive approach in his direction of the up-and-coming actor. At one point, Oliver Stone apparently started yelling at the Actors to call them out for being "vain," and he specifically ...
The star of Netflix and Marvel's The Punisher has lived an interesting life that was once dominated by violence, though he's working hard to change. In an interview with Esquire, Jon Bernthal spoke about his past and his attempts to keep his troubled past behind him. The actor specifically brought up one ...
To be the lead actress in a Warner Bros. feature film is no small feat. For Hiep Thi Le, who came to America in 1979 as a refugee from a fishing village in Vietnam at the age of 8 with her younger sister on a small boat, the journey to be cast was a fairy tale come true. Hiep starred in Oliver Stone's epic film ...
Hiep Thi Le, best-known for her critically acclaimed role in Oliver Stone's 1994 film Heaven and Earth, has passed away at the age of 46. According to Deadline, Le died of complications from stomach cancer. The actress starred opposite Tommy Lee Jones in Stone's film and followed the story of a woman ...
Born in Da Nang, Vietnam, an 8-year-old Le and her younger sister were put on a fishing boat by her mother in 1979 to try and reunite with their father in Hong Kong. After a difficult journey, they eventually met him in there and ultimately reunited with her family of nine, taking up residence in Oakland, CA.
politics: it's the art of the possible. Who said that? Dunno. Look it up afterwards. What I DO know is that Polit-FLIX is the art of the podcast..fusing film news and comment to political themes and a retrospective review of a genre / franchise etc. This week? We look at the work of Oliver Stone: namely some of ...
Thirty years after the release of Oliver Stone's Wall Street, Wall Street itself is unrecognisable - or it hasn't changed at all - depending on who you ask. To mark the anniversary Monday of the opening of the 1987 film, which cast Michael Douglas in an Oscar-winning, career-defining role as corporate raider ...
During an interview on Andy Cohen's satellite radio show Radio Andy, actress Melissa Gilbert claimed that director Oliver Stone sexually harassed her .... that's an awkward and edgy audition that was all about pushing an envelope, and also rather tasteless and vulgar (but hey, it's an Oliver Stone movie, ...
Oliver Stone has been accused of groping by a former Playboy model, hours after he declared Harvey Weinstein had been condemned by a "vigilante system". Carrie Stevens made the claims on twitter in response to an article reporting Stone's comments, which he later clarified. Stevens said: "When I ...
US network Showtime has released a sneak peek at Oliver Stone's upcoming documentary series The Putin Interviews, featuring the Oscar-winning director in exclusive conversations with the Russian president over the course of two years. In the video excerpt, the men discuss NSA whistleblower Edward ...
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer recently hosted veterans Ron Kovic, an anti-war activist and author, and filmmaker Oliver Stone at the ...

And there was another screenwriter that had just come from London, Oliver Stone, who was, who had just written, who had just adapted the ...
About a week ago, I published the article "Oliver Stone's JFK Made Me A Creepy Kid, And Now A Disappointed Adult." In it, I wrote about my ...
Thursday night saw the release of the nigh-mythical JFK Assassination Records, a collection of nearly 3,000 documents related to the ...
Director Oliver Stone met with reporters Tuesday at the Busan cinema Center to discuss his impression of Korean Cinema's current mood.
Another media mogul, director Oliver Stone, is facing allegations of sexual assault following the New York Times investigation of decades of ...
Oliver also criticized Weinstein defenders like filmmaker Oliver Stone and designer Donna Karan, both of whom have since apologized for their ...
THREAD 1/ Years ago Oliver Stone wanted me to do a movie.We talked about the Material which was very sexual.The meeting was ...
Oliver Stone backtracked on his comments in a facebook post commending 'the courage of the women who've stepped forward'. Photograph: ...
In the wake of 29 women accusing movie producer Harvey Weinstein of sexually harassing or assaulting them over the past several decades, ...
"Years ago Oliver Stone wanted me to do a movie. We talked about the material which was very sexual. The meeting was professional," the ...
A former Playboy model has accused famed director Oliver Stone of groping her. The claim from Carrie Stevens came after Stone defended ...
Oliver Stone : Weinstein being 'condemned by vigilantes' ... Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone on Friday said disgraced movie mogul Harvey ...
AFP pic BUSAN, Oct 13 -- Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone today said disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein was being "condemned by ...
Hollywood director Oliver Stone says he doesn't want to denounce powerful American film producer Harvey Weinstein until a trial is held to ...
Director Oliver Stone on Friday seemingly defended movie producer Harvey Weinstein against the sexual harassment allegations, but when he ...
In the wake the revelations surrounding Harvey Weinstein's Saga of systemic sexual assault and harassment, women throughout Hollywood ...
Film director Oliver Stone has come out in defense of disgraced Miramax co-founder Harvey Weinstein, accused by 32 women of sexual ...
The actress sat down with Andy Cohen on his SiriusXM radio show, "Radio Andy", and described a "humiliating" incident during an audition.
Melissa Gilbert, who starred on "Little House on the Prairie" from 1974 to 1983, said on SiriusXM's "Andy Cohen Live" that director Oliver Stone humiliated her ...
Melissa Gilbert on Monday told Andy Cohen that Oliver Stone sexually harassed her during her audition for The Doors to get back at her for ...
Back and to the left. Back and to the left. Other than that line, the most enduring legacy of Oliver Stones' "JFK" is its part in the President John F.
Oliver Stone was spotted Saturday at Tao Downtown surrounded by a bevy of Russian models. But we're told Stone, who directed "The Putin ...
When international media erupted with "breaking news" that an obscure former IT guy and analyst who had done work for the CIA and NSA, ...
Oliver Stone's Oscar®-winning "Wall Street," which defined an era of excess and predicted an ongoing obsession with wealth and power, will ...
US filmmaker and three-time Oscar-winner Oliver Stone is at Sarajevo Film Festival this week to receive an honorary Heart of Sarajevo, the ...
Oliver Stone has been announced as the head of the jury at the 22nd Busan International Film Festival. The Academy Award-winning director ...
Director Oliver Stone will lead the jury of the upcoming Busan International Film Festival's main competition, New Currents, organizers of the ...
Oliver Stone has said in response to the Charlottesville riots that the problem is not President Donald Trump, but "the system" in America.
Presenting his latest work, "The Putin Interviews," at the Sarajevo Film Festival on Monday, Oliver Stone took aim at the U.S. mainstream media ...
The discussion features Oliver Stone, the Academy Award-winning screenwriter and director, and Robert Scheer, Truthdig's editor in chief.
Director Oliver Stone saw his four-part interviews with Russian president Putin as a way to give Americans a better understanding of a leader ...
"The Putin Interviews," a new Showtime series by Academy Award-winning screenwriter and director Oliver Stone, and a corresponding book, ...
Oliver Stone will be honored at this year's Sarajevo Film Festival. Stone will be in town for the 23rd edition of the Festival, where he will receive ...


 

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