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Oliver Stone is a legendary director, writer and producer and a three time Academy Award winner. He's well-known throughout the film world for his tendency to focus on controversial subjects, most commonly contemporary American political and/or cultural issues. It was during the 1980's that Stone wrote and/or directed the string of films that would launch his career. Among the iconic titles that left a mark on American audiences: 1983's Scarface, Platoon (1986), Wall Street (1987), JFK (1991) and Natural Born Killers (1994).

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is in talks to play Edward Snowden in 'The Snowden Files.' The 33-year-old actor is believed to be in negotiations to play the role of the asylum-seeking CIA...
Oliver Stone says the fourth of 2004's 'Alexander' is the ''right version.'' The director's epic historical film 'Alexander' - which starred Colin Farrell - was savaged by film...
Oliver Stone ''comforted'' Salma Hayek on the set of 'Savages'.
Salma Hayek is still acting thanks to Oliver Stone. The 45-year-old star was fed up with the profession and didn't take it ''seriously'' until the director offered her a part in...
Oliver Stone and Benicio del Toro drank 25 shots of tequila each in one sitting to prepare for the movie 'Savages'. The director and his star met with Mexican drug lords to...
Shia LaBeouf is in discussions to star in war drama 'Pinkville'. Director Oliver Stone has confirmed the 24-year-old actor is interested in starring in the Vietnam-based drama...
Oliver Stone found it extremely "difficult" to conduct his research for 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps'. The director admits looking at the financial markets of 2008 as opposed...
Oliver Stone doesn't think Shia LaBeouf will be "another Brad Pitt". The director has joked the 24-year-old actor - who plays lead character Gordon Gekko's (Michael Douglas)...
Oliver Stone thinks 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps' is a story of "love and trust" The director - who created the first instalment of the finance drama movie in 1987 - believes...