Filmography
2012

The Untold History of the...

Directed by Oliver Stone, a new look at the birth of the American Empire, coming out of WW2, focusing in the first of 10 episodes, on FDR and Stalin. We discover unsung heroes, such as American Henry...

2012

Savages

The future is looking good for Laguna Beach, Calif., marijuana growers Ben and Chon, until they receive an ominous e-mail from the Baja Cartel. Attached is a photograph showing the decapitated bodies of...

2011

Castro In Winter

Documentary. After directing two documentaries on Fidel Castro in 2002 (“Comandante”) and 2003 (“Looking for Fidel”), filmmaker Oliver Stone returned to interview Castro in 2009 for the first in-depth...

2010

Wall Street, Money Never...

Now out of prison but still disgraced by his peers, Gordon Gekko works his future son-in-law, an idealistic stock broker, when he sees an opportunity to take down a Wall Street enemy and rebuild his...

2009

South of the Border

A Documentary. There’s a revolution underway in South America, but most of the world doesn’t know it. Oliver Stone sets out on a road trip across five countries to explore the social and political...

2008

W.

A chronicle on the life and presidency of George W. Bush, one of the most controversial presidents in USA history, from his wild and carefree days in college, to his military service, to his governorship...

2007

Alexander Revisited: The...

The epic story of Alexander the Great, the King of Macedonia, who over an eight year period managed to conquer 90% of the known world of his time by age 25.

2006

World Trade Center

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John...

2004

Alexander: Theatrical Cut

The epic story of Alexander the Great, the King of Macedonia, who over an eight year period managed to conquer 90% of the known world of his time by age 25.

2004

Looking for Fidel (America...

TV series documentary. In May 2003, after a tumultuous period in which the Cuban government cracked down on over 75 dissidents and executed three hijackers, Fidel Castro allowed award-winning filmmaker...

2003

Persona Non Grata (America...

TV Series Documentary. As decades of bitter conflict between Israel and Yasser Arafat’s Palestinian Authority reached a fever pitch in 2002, director Oliver Stone Arrived in the Middle East in search of...

2003

Comandante (Documentary)

Oliver Stone interviews Cuban President Fidel Castro on a diverse range of topics during a three-day visit to Cuba in 2002.

2001

The Day Reagan Was Shot - TV...

An insane and obsessive young man named John Hinckley Jr. attemps to kill U.S. President Ronald Reagan. Rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition, Reagan's life hangs in the balance as two young...

1999

Any Given Sunday

Miami Sharks, head coach Tony D'Amato won back-to-back championships but new team owner Christina Pagniacci has little enthusiasm for the finer points of the game and is concerned only with the bottom...

1999

The Corruptor

Nick Chen was the first Chinese-born immigrant in the NYPD and is one of the most decorated officers. As the leader of the city's Asian Gang Unit, he is responsible for keeping the peace in Chinatown....

1998

Savior

A hardened mercenary in the Foreign Legion begins to find his own humanity when confronted with atrocities during the fighting in Bosnia.

1998

The Last Days of Kennedy and...

A political documentary recalling the idealism, struggles, and turmoil of 1968 when two visionary American leaders, Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King, promised hope but were slain within months of...

1997

U Turn

A drifter becomes entangled with a femme fatale and her husband after his car breaks down in their small Southwest town.

1997

Cold Around the Heart

Career criminal Ned is sensitive, dangerous and knows too much abou thaving nothing to lose. His partner Jude is sexy, ruthless, good in bed and great with a gun. But when a small-town jewel heist takes a...

1996

The People Vs. Larry Flynt

A biographical drama of Larry Flynt, the notorious publisher of Hustler magazine, and his outrageous public persona and eccentric private life. The film chronicles Flynt's raunchy business savvy and rise...

1996

Freeway

A poor, illiterate teenage girl escapes the slums of Los Angeles to live with her grandmother. After her car breaks down, she is picked up from the side of the road by a charming and concerned man, who...

1996

Evita

The story of Eva "Evita" Duarte de Peron, who rose from poverty to eventually became the wife of President Juan Peron. Her huge political influencemade her the most beloved and hated Argentine woman in...

1995

Nixon

A biographical story of former U.S. president Richard Milhous Nixon, from his days as a young boy to his eventual presidency, which ended in shame.

1995

Killer: A Journal of Murder

Carl Panzram is sent to Leavenworth Prison for burglary. While there, he is brutally beaten by a guard. Neophyte guard Henry Lesser feels sympathy for Panzram, befriends him, and gets him to write his...

1995

Indictment: The McMartin Trial

Seven employees of Los Angeles' prestigious McMartin Preschool, including four members of the McMartin family, are arrested and charged with child abuse and sexual molestation. Danny Davis is an...

1994

The New Age

A wealthy Beverly Hills husband and wife are forced to reevaluate their lives after losing their jobs and facing imminent bankruptcy. Lost and confused, their marriage on the verge of collapse, they seek...

1994

Natural Born Killers

Mickey and Mallory are victims of traumatized childhoods who become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media. Together, they embark on a record-breaking,...

1993

Heaven and Earth

Based on the true story of a Vietnamese girl who survives a life of suffering and hardship during and after the Vietnam war. As her village is destroyed, Le Ly is caught in the brutal warfare between...

1993

The Joy Luck Club

Ever since arriving in the United States after World War II, four Chinese women have gathered weekly to play mah-jongg and to tell stories, giving each other a sense of hope and renewal in the midst of...

1993

Wild Palms

A multi-national corporation attempts to take over America while small pockets of resistance deal with the politically motivated abuse of mass media technology and virtual realities.

1992

Zebrahead

Gritty urban romantic drama about the relationship between two teenagers, a Jewish rapper and the pretty African-American cousin of his best friend. Set on the streets of Detroit, this acclaimed drama...

1992

South Central

When a respected gang member gets out of prison, he focuses his attention on becoming a good example for his 10-year-old son who has already followed in his father's old footsteps by joining a gang.

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1991

JFK

Oliver Stone's controversial account of J.F.K.'s assassination and its aftermath stars Kevin Costner as New Orleans D.A. Jim Garrison, who charged a local businessman with involvement in a highly placed...

1991

Iron Maze

The relationships between a Japanese businessman, his American wife and an unemployed American worker are tested when the businessman unveils plans to convert an abandoned Pennsylvania steel mill into an...

1991

The Doors

The story of the famous and influential 1960's rock band The Doors and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison. Morrison's life is chronicled from his arrival in California and assimilation into the...

1990

Reversal of Fortune

Wealthy Martha "Sunny" von Bülow lies in a persistent vegetative state resulting from a suspicious injection of insulin and her husband Claus is found guilty of attempted murder. He maintains his...

1989

Born on the Fourth of July

Based on the true story of Ron Kovic, a patriotic, All-American small town athlete who shocks his family by enlisting with the Marines to fight in the Vietnam War. After accidentally killing one of his...

1989

Blue Steel

A female rookie in the police force witnesses a robbery in progress on her first night on the job. After taking matters into her own hands, she is suspended from the force. While trying to clear her name,...

1988

Talk Radio

A rude, contemptuous talk show host who is both loved and hated by listeners learns his show is about to be broadcast nationally. Amidst his fear that network management will try to alter his show's...

1987

Wall Street

A young and power-hungry stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including burying his sense of ethics and trading on illegal inside information provided by a ruthless and greedy...

1986

Platoon

A realistic, "un-Hollywood" look into the Vietnam War, this is a story of a young soldier's tour of duty, his culturally diverse platoon and its two leaders: one who fights with both personal and moral...

1986

8 Million Ways to Die

After shooting a suspect during a narcotics raid, a detective sinks into alcoholism and loses his job and his marriage. During his recovery through Alcoholics Anonymous, he meets a mysterious stranger,...

1986

Salvador

A talented but troubled photojournalist finds himself out a job and out of money and decides to pursue freelance work in troubled El Salvador. Entering the county, the photojournalist and his friend...

1985

Year of the Dragon

A bloody conflict arises between the head of the Chinese mafia in New York and a Vietnam Veteran charged with keeping order in Chinatown.

1983

Scarface

Tony Montana is a determined Cuban immigrant who goes to work for Miami drug lord Robert Loggia. On his rise to the top of the drug cartel, he succumbs to power and greed.

1982

Conan the Barbarian

When a powerful force of supernatural evil threatens to destroy Hyboria, legendary Cimmerian warrior Conan raises his sword against mythical monsters and treacherous enemies.

1981

The Hand

Jon Lansdale is a comic book artist who loses his right hand in a car accident. The hand was not found at the scene of the accident and it soon returns by itself to follow Jon around and murder those who...

1978

Midnight Express

The true story of an American college student's nightmarish experience in a Turkish prison.

1974

Seizure

After being plagued by recurring dreams where three strange creatures play havoc with his mind, a novelist pulls an overnighter during which his mind-spun creatures become a reality and horror happens.

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1973

Sugar Cookies

A pornographer tricks a model into committing suicide on camera. The dead girl's friend discovers what happened and swears to take her revenge.

1971

Last Year in Viet Nam

A compilation of clips from Oliver Stone's first film. This was his student film for NYU.