Posts Tagged ‘oliver stone’
A dishonest character choice sets "Scarface" back, but it's still a bleakly funny, compulsively watchable template for the criminal deconstruction of the American Dream.
A modern day "Romeo & Juliet" tale as told by Oliver Stone, "Savages" is every bit as violent as it is mediocre.
"World Trade Center" — a spiritual film of human connections, not exploited tragedy — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"W." — in which Oliver Stone's usually wicked satire turned toward subtle invective — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
Oliver Stone's haphazard sequel reshuffles the deck, but relies on the same old cinematic card tricks.
Oliver Stone's indictment of '80s excess still has plenty of bite, and sharp observation of the need for greed.