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Oliver Stone: Whistleblower Edward Snowden Was Amazed By My Film

Oliver Stone has revealed that Edward Snowden was ''amazed'' by his film 'Snowden' and told him it was as ''close to reality'' as it could be.The 70-year-old American director-and-screenwriter decided to take on the challenge...

Oliver Stone To Be Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award

The Academy Award-winning writer and director will be feted at the Tuscany-based event in April (17), where he will receive the festival's spotlight prize and deliver a masterclass to the public. According to The Hollywood...

Vladimir Putin Advised Oliver Stone On Snowden Film

The 70-year-old filmmaker is on good terms with Putin, and is currently in the process of making a documentary about the controversial world leader. And he revealed that during the making...

Oliver Stone: 'Filmmakers Be Critical Of Your Governments'

The director, producer and writer was honoured for his contribution to the business with a lifetime achievement award at the 26th annual Gotham Independent Film Awards on Monday evening (28Nov16) in New York City. As...

Moonlight Director Barry Jenkins Wins Big At Gotham Awards After Eight Year Hiatus

The coming-of-age story from writer/director Barry Jenkins, won best feature, best screenplay, the special jury prize for best ensemble and the audience award for the coming of age story, based on a Tarell Alvin MCCraney...

Moonlight Picks Up Four Gongs At 2016 Gotham Awards

'Moonlight' swept the board picking up four gongs at the 2016 Gotham Independent Film Awards.The Barry Jenkins movie, which features 'Spectre' star Naomie Harris and singer-and-actress Janelle Monáe, won Best Feature, Best Screenplay, Best Ensemble,...

Joseph Gordon-levitt: 'Edward Snowden Would Do What He Did All Over Again'

The actor plays Snowden in Oliver Stone's new movie of the same name and he met the computer expert who exposed the NSA's efforts to control information passed between U.S. citizens, in Moscow,...

Edward Snowden Urges Americans To Take Care Online

Snowden, the subject of Oliver Stone's new movie, fled the U.S. after leaking classified National Security Agency documents concerning how Americans were being 'watched' by officials. His actions led to the scrutiny...

Edward Snowden Joins Biopic Cast At New York Screening

The director was joined by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who plays Snowden in the biopic, and actress Shailene Woodley, and appeared a little shocked when Edward himself was beamed onto the gigantic movie screen at...

Joseph Gordon-levitt Smoked Weed With Oliver Stone

Joseph stars as Edward Snowden, the government contractor who in 2013 leaked classified information detailing the workings of America's National Security Agency (NSA), in Oliver's new movie. And in order to get...

Shailene Woodley Sent Oliver Stone A Thank You Note For Snowden Film

The Divergent star was impressed when she heard Stone had signed on to make a film about the exiled whistleblower, who became public enemy number one in America after leaking classified documents detailing...

Peter Gabriel Records New Tune For Oliver Stone's Edward Snowden Biopic

The former Genesis star released The Veil on all digital download and streaming services on Friday (09Sep16), revealing he was asked to write the song by Stone himself. "As we become so...

Amy Adams Leads 2016 Gotham Awards' Honorees

oyhood star Ethan Hawke and Platoon director Oliver Stone will also be celebrated at the annual ceremony, presented by New York’s Independent Filmmaker Project.Adams and Before Sunrise star Hawke will receive actress and actor tributes...

Joseph Gordon Levitt: 'Only Oliver Stone Could Have Made Snowden'

The star plays the exiled U.S. computer expert-turned-securities whistleblower in the new movie and he can't imagine making the film with anybody else, because only Stone has the nerve to take on the...

Oliver Stone Attacks Trump & Clinton For Avoiding Major Issues

The politically-active director admits he is disappointed matters surrounding climate change and international conflict have not been discussed by the wannabes who hope to replace Barack Obama in the White House. And...

Joseph Gordon-levitt: 'Edward Snowden Is An Old-fashioned Gentleman'

In director Oliver Stone's new biopic, the actor portrays Snowden, who copied and leaked classified National Security Agency documents surrounding surveillance ethics in 2013, and he spent four hours with the computer expert...

Edward Snowden: 'Oliver Stone's Story Of My Life Is Accurate'

Snowden is particularly impressed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who plays himself in the new movie, which chronicles his life from 2004 to 2013, when he leaked classified documents about America's national security to the...

Rihanna: I Don't Want You Catching Pokemons

Rihanna doesn't want her fans to play 'Pokemon Go' at her concerts.The 28-year-old beauty performed at the Grand Stade in Lille, France on Saturday night (23.07.16) and warned the crowd that she doesn't want them...

Oliver Stone: Pokemon Go Could Lead To Totalitarianism

Oliver Stone has warned that 'Pokemon Go' could lead to ''totalitarianism''. The 69-year-old director thinks the smash-hit Nintendo smartphone game is no laughing matter and considers the app to be an example of the new...

Oliver Stone Warns That Pokemon Go Could Lead To "Totalitarianism"

Controversial film director Oliver Stone has condemned the new video game sensation Pokemon Go as “a new level of invasion” of privacy and claims it could lead to “totalitarianism”.The 69 year old American filmmaker was...

Zachary Quinto: 'We Need To Connect Without Devices Between Us'

The 39-year-old actor is the latest to speak about the new augmented reality game, in which users are encouraged to go out into the real world and 'catch' the digital creatures based on their location.Oliver...

Oliver Stone: 'Pokemon Go Is A New Level Of Invasion'

The filmmaker was at San Diego's Comic-Con on Thursday (21Jul16) to discuss his new movie Snowden, which centres on former CIA employee Edward Snowden, who leaked classified information and exposed the National Security...

Zachary Quinto Hints Marriage Could Be In His Future

Zachary Quinto has hinted marriage could be on the cards for him and his boyfriend Miles McMillan.The 39-year-old actor sent the rumour mill into overdrive when he was spotted wearing a silver band on his...

Forest Whitaker: 'I Want A Director To Have My Back'

Despite being one of the most well respected character actors in Hollywood, the Oscar-winning star admits he still gets bouts of insecurity on screen. To combat this, the Last King of Scotland actor prefers to...

Oliver Stone Slams 'Unfounded' Claims He Was Involved In El Chapo Film

Sean met with El Chapo in his secret lair in October (15) before the drug lord was captured by Mexican marines following a shootout in January (16).The Daily Mail claimed this week that the real...

Oliver Stone Moved Edward Snowden Movie Out Of America

Snowden is based on Russian lawyer Anatoly Kucherena's novel, Time Of The Octopus, and centres on the former technical contractor and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) employee, who was charged with committing espionage against...

Joseph Gordon-levitt Supports Edward Snowden

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a supporter of Edward Snowden.The 34-year-old actor stars as the former National Security Agency contractor, who released classified documents to the media in 2013, in the new Oliver Stone-directed biopic.And while debate...

Weed Helps Joseph Gordon-levitt With Creativity

The Inception star has always been open about smoking weed, which is still illegal in most U.S. states, especially because it helps many people much more than it hurts them. He tells...

Avenged Filmmaker Wrote Movie's Script In Murder Victim's Room

Inspired by the setting for Oliver Stone movie U-Turn, the writer/director headed for Superior, Arizona to pen the script for his new film, and found himself in a spooky room where a previous...

First Look At Joseph Gordon-levitt In Oliver Stone Biopic 'Snowden'

Filming has officially begun on Snowden, Oliver Stone’s upcoming biopic on NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. The film stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the title role, with the actor sharing the first image of himself in character...

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