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  1. December 13, 2013

    Film loves the Wall Street rogue look

    “I want to dress like Bernard Madoff” is not a request that has warmed the ear of too many a tailor. However, it’s not as...

  2. November 21, 2013

    Review – Parkland

    Parkland, a stinker of a drama about the hours and days among the doctors and local Dallas police following JFK’s...

  1. August 2, 2013

    Richard Branson, Arianna Huffington and more on perfect summers

    Mira Nair, film-maker How are you spending the summer? I’m spending the summer at our home in Kampala, weaning myself off my...

  2. September 20, 2012

    Just another bloody day in the underworld

    Everyone is out to kill everyone else in Andrew Dominik’s Killing Them Softly. It rains blood. But professional hitman Brad...

  3. July 1, 2011

    Kraft move may signal return of the corporate raider

    To most people, “the untouchables” brings to mind the intrepid 1930s G-Men who hunted down Al Capone or perhaps the...

  4. March 25, 2011

    Another dimension

    Werner Herzog kicks things off by asking me a question: “Did you see the film in 3D?” Although a “mild sceptic” of the...

  5. October 22, 2010

    Michael Mann’s project with HBO

    You can take the boy out of Chicago but you cannot take Chicago out of the boy; 40 years since he left the Windy City,...

  6. October 6, 2010

    Film releases: Oct 8

    Shia LaBeouf and Michael Douglas In Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps () Michael Douglas’s Gordon Gekko is an older, kindlier...

  7. September 22, 2010

    ‘Gekko was as good a villain as you’re ever going to find’

    “I’m very optimistic, I’m determined to lick it,” says Michael Douglas of his current bout of throat cancer. Douglas,...

  8. June 19, 2010

    When Hugo met Oliver

    Hugo Chavez recently met Oliver Stone, Matthew Garrahan was there to witness the meeting. Below is a slideshow of the event....

  9. June 19, 2010

    Video: On the road in South America with Oliver Stone

  10. June 18, 2010

    When Hugo met Oliver

    Hugo Chávez and Oliver Stone meet to present ‘South of the Border’ in Caracas I am sitting on the floor, back against the...

  11. June 17, 2010

    Chávez attacks economic critics

    Hugo Chávez has strongly defended his economic record as president of Venezuela after a turbulent year in which the country...

  12. June 16, 2010

    Chávez attacks economic critics

    The Venezuelan president says US influence in the region has waned in the past decade Hugo Chávez has strongly defended his...

  13. May 26, 2010

    Iranian film director freed

    Jafar Panahi, Iran’s celebrated film director, was released from prison on Tuesday after spending three months in jail while...

  14. May 22, 2010

    Wall Street's anti-hero

    As the disgraced financier in Oliver Stone's long-awaited sequel to Wall Street steps out of prison after serving 12 years...

  15. May 19, 2010

    Capitalism plays a starring role at Cannes festival

    Frank Capra made a number of films depicting the greed and self-interest of businessmen and politicians alike, giving...

  16. May 15, 2010

    Gekko is back on Wall St for steroid banking

    It has taken 23 years and a world market meltdown, but Oliver Stone's Wall Street - Money Never Sleeps, sequel to his 1987...

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    May 5, 2009

    Wall Street and ZOMBIES

    With apologies to Stanley Weiser and Oliver Stone. “WALL STREET AND ZOMBIES” Unoriginal screenplay by FT AlphavilleEXT. WALL...

  18. FT Alphaville

    April 29, 2009

    Further reading

    Elsewhere on Wednesday, - Swine flu and the markets: The known unknowns. - Mexico’s annus horribilis. - The truth behind...

  19. March 21, 2009

    DVDs

    Lost and Found Philip Hunt, 2008 Contender Entertainment Group If your voice quivered when reading aloud Oliver Jeffers'...

  20. November 29, 2008

    The Diary: Andrew Roberts

    I disliked the Oliver Stone movie W about President Bush as much as the rest of the Cineworld Fulham Road audience, though I...

  21. November 8, 2008

    W

    Oliver Stone's best film since Nixon is a comedy with the tragedy taken as read. Stone and screenwriter Stanley Weiser...

  22. November 5, 2008

    The comedy and the tragedy of history

    W (Oliver Stone)The Warlords (Peter Ho-Sun Chan)Let’s Talk About the Rain (Agnès Jaoui)Pride and Glory (Gavin O’Connor)Easy...

  23. October 26, 2008

    Film fund claims to be shelter from slump

    The volume of fund launches has fallen dramatically amid the turmoil of recent weeks but Aramid, which invests in the film...

  24. October 20, 2008

    Presidential biopic veers towards frat house comedy instead of biting satire

    "When I was young and irresponsible," George W. Bush once said, "I was young and irresponsible." It was one of the outgoing...

  25. October 20, 2008

    Presidential biopic veers towards frat house comedy instead of biting satire

    "When I was young and irresponsible," George W. Bush once said, "I was young and irresponsible." It was one of the outgoing...

  26. October 18, 2008

    Oedipus Tex

    Oliver Stone is arguably Hollywood's most controversial filmmaker and one of the few who has consistently made political...

  27. October 18, 2008

    Oedipus Tex

    Oliver Stone is arguably Hollywood’s most controversial filmmaker and one of the few who has consistently made political...

  28. August 1, 2008

    Outside Edge: final scene of a kick-ass president

    Drinking, fighting and shouting: W., the hotly anticipated Oliver Stone biopic of US president George W. Bush, has it all...

  29. July 4, 2008

    The tie index can track the downturn

    A year ago Gordon Brown, David Cameron and Barack Obama experimented in going without; now ties appear to be soldered to...

  30. May 10, 2008

    Product placement at the movies

    When it works *In 1955, James Dean used an Ace comb in Rebel Without a Cause . Production of the combs went into overdrive....

  31. January 5, 2008

    Banks lose their enthusiasm for 'Gekko' deals

    For many would-be Gordon Gekkos on Wall Street, the new year's wish-list included one desire: a long-awaited sequel to...

  32. January 5, 2008

    Banks lose their enthusiasm for 'Gekko' deals

    For many would-be Gordon Gekkos on Wall Street, the new year's wish-list included one desire: a long-awaited sequel to...

  33. December 8, 2007

    FILM

    Platoon (BBC1 Saturday 11.35pm), Oliver Stone's autobiographically inspired story of grunts coming of age in Vietnam, was...

  34. November 21, 2007

    Herzog lands on his feet – again

    Werner Herzog is the great survivor of world cinema. He should long ago have been slain by snakes, shot by one of his actors...

  35. November 10, 2007

    The long goodbye

    Books Castro's memoirs allow Cuba's 'Maximum Leader' both final word and the luxury of an obituary in the first person. By...

  36. November 10, 2007

    The long goodbye

    My Life By Fidel Castro with Ignacio RamonetTranslated by Andrew Hurley Allen Lane, £25, 711 pages FT bookshop price: £20 If...

  37. August 28, 2007

    Observer: Short memories

    The youth of today! For the past 10 years, two professors at Beloit College, Wisconsin, have drawn up a "mind set list"...

  38. June 30, 2007

    'Lunch is for Wimps': Wall Street and the Mantra of Money

    With the polish still fresh on his Best Picture Oscar for Platoon, Oliver Stone delivered Wall Street (1987), a thumping...

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