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Reconsidering the Oliver Stone Filmography | 24 Sep 2010 // 12:20 AM

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.

The Fall of the Oliver Stone Empire: A Director and His Critics | 24 Sep 2010 // 12:15 AM

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


World Trade Center | 8 Aug 2006 // 6:00 PM

While the survivors lie within this well of shadows and shards, the film shows tv viewers around the world, briefly united in horror and incredulity, watching iconic CNN footage.


Retelling 9/11: Movies about the attack still too much for audiences | 9 Sep 2011 // 1:25 AM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — It’s been too soon for 10 years now. Big-screen dramatizations of Sept. 11, 2001, and its sociopolitical aftermath have failed to draw significant audiences despite

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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