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The Resource Platoon., Hemdale Film Corporation presents ; an Arnold Kopelson production of ; an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone

Platoon., Hemdale Film Corporation presents ; an Arnold Kopelson production of ; an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone

Label
Platoon.
Title
Platoon.
Statement of responsibility
Hemdale Film Corporation presents ; an Arnold Kopelson production of ; an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A grunt's view of the Vietnam War is provided in all its horrific, inexplicable detail. Follows young Chris Taylor who arrives in Vietnam and quickly discovers that his worst enemies are not just the Viet Cong, but gnawing fear, physical exhaustion, and the anger growing within himself
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1986: Best picture, Director, Film editing, Sound.
Cataloging source
WAU
Characteristic
videorecording
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Platoon (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Music, Georges Delerue ; director of photography, Robert Richardson ; art direction, Rodell Cruz, Sherman Williams ; military technical advisor, Captain Dale Dye
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English or Spanish with optional French and Spanish subtitles, closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen, Francesco Quinn, Keith David, Forest Whitaker, Johnny Depp
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  • 1949-
  • 1963-2011
  • 1925-1992
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  • Stone, Oliver
  • Kopelson, Arnold
  • Berenger, Tom
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Quinn, Francesco
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • David, Keith
  • Delerue, Georges
  • Hemdale Film Corporation
Runtime
120
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • United States
  • Vietnam (Democratic Republic)
  • War
  • Soldiers
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon., Hemdale Film Corporation presents ; an Arnold Kopelson production of ; an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Includes theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1437731
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscc (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616851567
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M124618
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1437731
  • (OCoLC)825696203
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital English 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Platoon., Hemdale Film Corporation presents ; an Arnold Kopelson production of ; an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Includes theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1437731
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscc (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616851567
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M124618
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1437731
  • (OCoLC)825696203
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital English 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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