Platoon Blu-ray and DVD Combo Set review

On May 24th, MGM Home Entertainment released Oliver Stone’s Vietnam War classic Platoon in an incredible Blu-ray and DVD combination pack for the first time. Platoon may be the most important war film ever made, and this treatment by MGM supports that statement. The picture quality on the Blu-ray edition is phenomenal, exposing the realities …
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Ron Howard to direct a cheating Vince Vaughn

Ron Howard has signed on to direct Vince Vaughn in an as-yet-untitled Universal Pictures comedy about infidelity, according to Variety. Allan Loeb, who penned the screenplay for 21, and co-wrote Oliver Stone’s upcoming sequel to Wall Street – Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps – wrote the script for the project. The comedy, which will …
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Oliver Stone movie about drug kingpin gets financial injection

Earthworks Entertainment recently announced that it has placed equity in the upcoming film Escobar, a movie that Oliver Stone is executive producing. Simultaneously with the announcement, the Company also announced that James Reach has joined the production and distribution firm, and will head up the newly formed Earthworks Films subsidiary. Reach previously founded Beyond Reach …
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Explosive second trailer for Oliver Stone’s W

The second trailer for Oliver Stone’s George W. Bush biopic features the Talking Heads’ Once in a Lifetime, and fittingly. The new clips show some of the behind-the-scenes meetings that went in the White House just after 9/11, and the turmoil within the Bush family over the legacy of Bush senior. We also get glimpses …
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Get a new MAC from Oliver Stone

The makers of the upcoming George W. Bush Biopic, filmmaker Oliver Stone and YouTube, have teamed up for a Film Mashup contest. It’s simple really. Just use the online tools over at Youtube to create a trailer mashup from W., with a maximum length of 10 minutes, and you could win The Ultimate Filmmaker Prize …
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World Trade Center’s First Trailer

This trailer made the goose bumps run up my back, and my eyes started to well up, thinking about that day. About how many people died. About how many people lost someone. About how many have died since. This film is important. Films like this help us not only remember that day, but what’s truly …
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