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Stone, Oliver

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Most widely held works by Oliver Stone
Platoon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

77 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grunt's view of the Vietnam War is provided in all its horrific, inexplicable detail. Bonus features included
Wall Street by Oliver Stone( Visual )

83 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this riveting, behind-the-scenes look at big business in the 1980s, an ambitious young broker is lured into the illegal, lucrative world of corporate espionage when he is seduced by the power, status, and financial wizardry of Wall Street legend Gordon Gekko. But he soon discovers that the pursuit of overnight riches comes at a price that's too high to pay
Alexander by Oliver Stone( Visual )

85 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alexander the Great, who in 4th century BC conquered ninety percent of the known world of the time by defeating Greece, Persia, Afghanistan, and India in just eight years
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four mothers. Four daughters. Eight stories. The Joy Luck Club is four women in San Francisco who have played mah jong together on a weekly basis to for forty some years. One of them, Suyuan, has died, and her daughter June is preparing to go to China. Auntie Lindo with daughter Waverly, Auntie Ying Ying with daughter Lena, and Auntie An Mei with daughter Rose are at the going away party. Born in China, the Joy Luck Club members came to America as young adults; their daughters are 100% American. The old days are seldom spoken about, and some things about those times have never been said aloud, but the experiences left behind color the hopes and expectations these women have for their daughters. If daughters become their mothers--no matter how much both parties desire that it not happen--daughters also become different from their mothers--despite all attempts to perpetuate the status quo
Scarface by Howard Hawks( Visual )

49 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the 1932 classic of the same title, Scarface follows the violent career of a smalltime Cuban refugee hoodlum who guns his way to the top of Miami's cocaine empire
World Trade Center by Oliver Stone( Visual )

74 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Port Authority policemen John McLoughlin and William J. Jimeno, who volunteered for rescue duty and became trapped in the rubble of the Towers on September 11, 2001. The men became two of the last survivors extracted from Ground Zero. It is a story of the true heroes and of that fateful time in United States history, when buildings would fall and heroes would rise, literally from the ashes to inspire the entire human race
W. by Oliver Stone( Visual )

46 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Evita by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

68 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True-life story of Eva Peron, who rose above childhood poverty and scandal to achieve fortune and fame
Wall Street : money never sleeps by oliver stone ( '10 ) movie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a lengthy prison term, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside looking in at a world he once commanded. Hoping to repair his relationship with his daughter, Winnie, Gekko forges an alliance with her fiancé, Jake. But Winnie and Jake learn the hard way that Gekko is still a master manipulator who will stop at nothing to reclaim his rightful place at the top of Wall Street
Any Given Sunday by Oliver Stone( Visual )

59 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony D'Amato, the embattled Sharks coach, faces a full-on blitz of team strife plus a new, marketing-savvy Sharks owner who's sure Tony is way behind times
The Doors by Tom DiCillo( Visual )

88 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical film about one of the most exciting and controversial figures of the 60s- Jim Morrison. With his rock and roll band, The Doors, he influenced the rock music scene as no other group had
Nixon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

87 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the fall of Richard Nixon based on the view that a dark, murderous conspiracy controls the world
Savages by Oliver Stone( Visual )

43 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laguna Beach entrepreneurs Ben, a peaceful and charitable Buddhist, and his closest friend Chon, a former Navy SEAL and ex-mercenary, run a lucrative, homegrown industry, raising some of the best marijuana ever developed. They also share a one-of-a-kind love with the extraordinary beauty Ophelia. Life is idyllic in their Southern California town, until the Mexican Baja Cartel decides to move in and demands that the trio partners with them
Born on the Fourth of July by Raymond J Barry( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basado en una historia real, este sobrecogedor film sigue al joven Kovic desde su feliz adolescencia, cuando se ofrece voluntario para la guerra de Vietnam, hasta su vida adulta, paralizado de cintura para abajo. Profundamente enamorado de su país, Kovic volvió a un entorno totalmente diferente al que dejó y quedó totalmente hundido, pero con el tiempo terminará alzándose como una valiente voz, testigo único del desencanto.Tom Cruise entrega un inolvidable y remachando retrato del veterano del Vietnam Ron Kovic en la obra maestra de Oliver Stone, Galardonada por la Academia y basado en una historia verdadera
The untold history of the United States by Oliver Stone( Book )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this companion to the ten-part documentary series the authors outline a "people's history" of the American empire and its rise and decline, aided by the latest archival findings and recently declassified documents and scholarly research. They challenge the prevailing orthodoxies of traditional history books in this look at the dark side of American history. They introduce readers to a pantheon of heroes and villains as they show not only how far the U.S. has drifted from its democratic traditions but the powerful forces that have struggle to get us back on track. They argue that the U.S. must face its troubling history honestly and forthrightly in order to set a new course for the future, and pose the question: Is it too late for America to change?
Midnight express by Alan Parker( Visual )

53 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American citizen Billy Hayes is sentenced to four years in a brutal Turkish prison after being caught trying to smuggle hashish out of Istanbul. When his sentence is changed to life just days before his release, he has no choice but to try to escape
JFK by Oliver Stone( Visual )

42 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Garrison, officier van justitie in New Orleans, start een onderzoek naar een mogelijke samenzwering bij de moord op president John F. Kennedy in 1963
Heaven & earth by Dong Shi( Visual )

41 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a man who fought, a woman who endured, and a love caught up in the war in Vietnam
The people vs. Larry Flynt by Miloš Forman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and French and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true life story of Hustler founder, Larry Flynt, tracing his life of sex, drugs an making money, through to the assasination attempt that left him in a wheelchair and his life as an unlikely campaigner for the right to free speech
Conan the barbarian by Oliver Stone( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cimmerian Conan is captured as a child after his parents are murdered by raiding Vanir led by Thulsa Doom. After years of enslavement, Conan is freed to learn the "riddle of steel" and to kill the arch-villain Thulsa Doom
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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Alternative Names
Olivarius Stone

Oliver Ston

Oliver Stone Amerikaans filmregisseur

Oliver Stone amerykański reżyser filmowy

Oliver Stone đạo diễn và biên kịch người Mỹ

Oliver Stone réalisateur américain

Oliver Stone réalisateur, scénariste et producteur américain.

Oliver Stone regista statunitense

Oliver Stone US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Oliver Stoun

Olivers Stouns amerikāņu kinorežisors, scenārists un producents

Stone, Oliver W. 1946-

Stone, Oliver William 1946-

Stone, William Oliver.

Stone, William Oliver 1946-

Όλιβερ Στόουν

Оливер Стон

Оливер Стоун

Оливер Стоун американский кинорежиссёр, сценарист и продюсер

Оливър Стоун

Олівер Стоўн

Олівэр Стоўн

Օլիվեր Սթոուն

אוליבר סטון

סטון, אוליבר 1946-

الیور استون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

أوليفر ستون

أوليفر ستون، 1946-

ऑलिव्हर स्टोन

অলিভার স্টোন

ਔਲੀਵਰ ਸਟੋਨ

ഒലിവർ സ്റ്റോൺ

โอลิเวอร์ สโตน

ოლივერ სტოუნი

스톤, 올리버 1946-

올리버 스톤

オリバー・ストーン

ストーン, オリヴァー

ストーン, オリバー

奧利佛·史東

奧利華·史東

奥利弗·斯通

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AlexanderScarfaceEvitaAny Given SundayNixonBorn on the Fourth of JulyThe untold history of the United StatesMidnight express