Gekko's echo loud in tough times

Anderson, John
June 2009
Daily Variety;6/11/2009, Vol. 303 Issue 47, pA9
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the character of Gordon Gekko in the "Wall Street" sequel "Money Never Sleeps." It cites director Oliver Stone's insights about the development of Gekko's character based from predatory financiers during the '80s. It also discusses Michael Douglas' portrayal of Gekko's character. Moreover, Stone's views about the similarities between Gekko and Douglas such as their charisma and passion are presented.


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