Sunday, June 9 2013
"There are things known. There are things unknown. And in between are the Doors."
Wednesday, May 8 2013
Popular culture creates its own nostalgic image of a time period that is both fact and fiction. When combined with the shaky foundations of our own memories, who can really tell what happened? How will pop culture translate the tragic events of today?
Tuesday, July 3 2012
He's chronicled both war and peace, politics and passion. Here's the ten best films in this controversial writer/director's intriguing canon.
Sunday, August 28 2011
Today we present a glorious spate of international auteurs that range from cinematic innovators from the silent era to those who continue to push the limits of film in their contemporary work.
Tuesday, March 1 2011
Oliver Stone has chosen to channel his 'radical' political leanings into his documentaries, and this film would seem to bear that out.
Sunday, September 26 2010
In his desire to trump his upper crust "superiors", Gekko's personal ethic could be read as a perverted, ultimately hypocritical form of populist revolt.
Friday, September 24 2010
Until 2004, Oliver Stone could never be accused of shying away from anything. Once he did, the critics pounced.
Sunday, November 15 2009
Stone's pedigree secure, the Hollywood maverick turned on the system itself; tarring sensationalism, public bloodlust, and judicial entropy, seemingly with the same brush.