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Oliver Stone has become known as a master of controversial subjects and a legendary film maker. His films are filled with a variety of film angles and styles, he pushes his actors to give Oscar-worthy performances, and despite his failures, has always returned to success. William Oliver Stone was born in New York City, to Jacqueline (Goddet) and ... See full bio »

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 2012-2013 The Untold History of the United States (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Chapter 10: Bush & Obama - Age of Terror (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 6: JFK - To the Brink (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (producer - uncredited)
 2003 Comandante (Documentary) (producer)
 2001 The Day Reagan Was Shot (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1999 Any Given Sunday (executive producer)
 1999 The Corruptor (executive producer)
 1998 The Last Days of Kennedy and King (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1998 Savior (producer)
 1997 Cold Around the Heart (executive producer)
 1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt (producer)
 1996 Freeway (executive producer)
 1995 Nixon (producer)
 1995 Killer: A Journal of Murder (executive producer)
 1995 Indictment: The McMartin Trial (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1994 The New Age (executive producer)
 1993 Heaven & Earth (producer)
 1993 The Joy Luck Club (executive producer)
 1993 Wild Palms (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Hello, I Must Be Going (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Hungry Ghosts (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Rising Sons (1993) ... (executive producer)
- The Floating World (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Everything Must Go (1993) ... (executive producer)
 1992 South Central (executive producer)
 1992 Zebrahead (executive producer)
 1991 JFK (producer)
 1991 Iron Maze (executive producer)
 1990 Reversal of Fortune (producer)
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July (producer)
 1989 Blue Steel (producer)
 1986 Salvador (producer)
 1973 Sugar Cookies (associate producer - as Oliver W. Stone)
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Other Works:

Novel: "A Child's Night Dream" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 7 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 24 Interviews | 28 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Oliver W. Stone


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I grew up conservative, remember. So I had a William Buckley view of the United States in the '40s and '50s - that we were the good guys, and that we were moral, and that we were doing the right thing. And now I think, how did we become this bully - this international terror that dominates the world scene today? See more »


As of 2008, has directed five films where people he based the main characters on were still alive and participated in the making of the film. These are Born on the Fourth of July (1989), World Trade Center (2006), JFK (1991), Salvador (1986), and Heaven & Earth (1993). Also, he is working on a film about George W. Bush while he is still in office. See more »


His films feature large casts, featuring many well-known actors in both major and minor roles. See more »

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