Oliver Stone

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‘Apocalypse Now’ (1979): Francis Ford Coppola’s *Other* Masterpiece

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola || Produced by: Francis Ford Coppola Screenplay¬†by: John Milius, Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Herr || Starring: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest, Albert Hall, Sam Bottoms, Laurence Fishburne, Dennis Hopper Music by: Carmine Coppola, Francis Ford Coppola || Cinematography: Vittorio Storaro || Editing by: Richard Marks, Walter Murch, … Continue reading

‘Full Metal Jacket’ (1987): The Movie with that Drill Sergeant

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick || Produced by: Stanley Kubrick Screenplay by: Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr, Gustav Hasford || Starring: Mathew Modine, Adam Baldwin, Vincent D’Onofrio, Lee Ermey, Dorian Harewood, Arliss Howard, Kevyn Major Howard, Ed O’Ross Music by: Vivian Kubrick || Cinematography: Doublas Milsome || Editing by: Martin Hunter || Country: United States, United Kingdom || … Continue reading

‘Platoon’ (1986): Oliver Stone at His Melancholic Best

Directed by: Oliver Stone || Produced by: Arnold Kopelson Screenplay¬†by: Oliver Stone || Starring: Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger, Forest Whitaker, Keith David, John C. McGinley Music by: Georges Delerue || Cinematography: Robert Richardson || Editing by: Claire Simpson || Country: United States || Language: English Running Time: 120 minutes Vietnam War-movies tend to … Continue reading

‘Scarface’ (1983): That Gangster Movie Rappers Like

Directed by: Brian De Palma || Produced by: Martin Bregman Written by: Oliver Stone || Starring: Al Pacino, Steven Bauer, Michelle Pfeiffer, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Robert Loggia, F. Murray Abraham Music by: Giorgio Moroder || Cinematography by: John A. Alonzo || Editing by: Gerald B. Greenberg, David Ray || Country: United States || Language: English … Continue reading