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Stone, Oliver

Syllabification: Stone, Oliver
Pronunciation: /stōn
 
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Definition of Stone, Oliver in English:

( 1946-), US movie director, screenwriter, and producer. He won Academy Awards for his adaptation of the novel Midnight Express (1978) and for his direction of Platoon (1986) and Born on the Fourth of July (1989), both of which indict US involvement in the Vietnam War. Other notable movies: JFK (1991) and Natural Born Killers (1994).

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