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The Resource Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)

Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)

Label
Platoon
Title
Platoon
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 Award for Best picture of 1986.
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; film editor, Claire Simpson ; music, George Deleure
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Language tracks: English; subtitles: Spanish, French
LC call number
PN1995.9.W3
LC item number
P52 2001 DVD
PerformerNote
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Berenger, Tom
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Orion Pictures
  • Hemdale Film Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Conflicto de Vietnam, 1961-1975
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
Control code
ocm47093847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Special ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792849018
Other control number
027616862815
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002044
System details
DVD, Dolby
Label
Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
Control code
ocm47093847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Special ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792849018
Other control number
027616862815
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002044
System details
DVD, Dolby

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