Oliver Stone has become known as a master of controversial subjects and a legendary film maker. His films are filled with a variety of film angles and styles, he pushes his actors to give Oscar-worthy performances, and despite his failures, has always returned to success.
He is a three-time Oscar winner, and although he has mostly been stung by critics about his films, he remains a well-known name today in the film industry. His directed films have been nominated for 31 Academy Awards, including eight for acting, six for screen writing, and three for directing. Stone has cemented himself a position among the legends of Hollywood.