Oliver Stone believes Salvador wasn’t a box office success because of the “South American curse.” The film was welcomed by the critics and nominated for two Academy Awards, but Americans don’t care about “what happens in the back kitchen,” he said at the New York Film Festival’s screening of Salvador, his film on El Salvador’s civil war……. It’s a shame.
Questions float in the air like Roy Lichtenstein thought bubbles – “How will buyers react to the economic crisis? Who will have the most innovative installation? And which celebrities will show up?”