Oliver Stone

Oliver Stone’s Last Movie

Review, “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps” I went to see Oliver Stone’s last film the other night. And by that, I don’t mean his most recent film — I literally mean, the last film he is likely to make (at least with a big studio budget, at least for a long while). That’s because it...
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Worshipping Villains

Wall Street Self-Selection The continued resonance of [Gordon] Gekko has “probably been the biggest surprise of my career, that people say that this seductive villain has motivated me to go into this business.” –Michael Douglas, talking about his character, Gordon Gekko, in the 1987 film “Wall Street“; The NY Times (9/7/09) “I can’t tell you...
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