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Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps

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Friday, September 24 2010

Reconsidering the Oliver Stone Filmography

As Oliver Stone's update to the Wall Street hits theatres, PopMatters is taking a look back at select works by the influential and thought-provoking director.


Friday, September 24 2010

The Fall of the Oliver Stone Empire: A Director and His Critics

Until 2004, Oliver Stone could never be accused of shying away from anything. Once he did, the critics pounced.


Thursday, September 23 2010

Gekko As Hero? Hell NO!

Gekko isn't really the kind of noted nasty you love to embrace. Instead, he's everything that's bad in our current economic downturn. He's the target of a Michael Moore documentary, a running gag for Bill Maher's politically incorrect vivisection of the times.


Sunday, August 29 2010

Part One: September 2010

With over 23 films to choose from, September is a smorgasbord of possibilities -- from intelligent thrillers to unusual chiller, creative kid flicks and the standard Tinseltown tripe.


Reviews

Sunday, January 16 2011

Watch Out for the Moral Hazard in 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps'

The only thing more fun that Gordon Gekko, Master of the Universe is Gordon Gekko the Underdog, trying to sleaze his way back to the top. Unfortunately, this is not that story.


Thursday, September 23 2010

'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps': Mother of All Evil

This being Oliver Stone's long-gestating, self-important sequel to Wall Street, Jake will be learning some harsh life lessons.


Blogs

Friday, September 24 2010

Greed...Is Dull - 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps'

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps is the kind of movie Stone could set-up in his sleep...and a lot of the time, it looks like he did.


Monday, September 20 2010

Gekko as Hero? Hell NO!

Gekko isn't really the kind of noted nasty you love to embrace. Instead, he's everything that's bad in our current economic downturn. He's the target of a Michael Moore documentary, a running gag for Bill Maher's politically incorrect vivisection of the times.


Thursday, September 16 2010

Critical Confessions: Part 23 - Venice Envy

Sure, if you factor in all the NY to LA releases, as well as those things planned by just not panning out, the odds of seeing something good definitely increase. But when zombies, wolves, and owls are your big beginning-of-Fall selling points, the prospects are rather grim.


News

Monday, September 27 2010

'Wall Street' beats 'Guardians' at the box office

LOS ANGELES — For the second weekend in a row, it was experience over youth at the box office, as a film aimed at adults defeated


Tuesday, May 18 2010

Director is premiering a sequel to his 1987 hit 'Wall Street,' and the timing couldn't be better

CANNES, France — Addressing reporters at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday, filmmaker Oliver Stone was rattling off a series of facts and figures about the


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