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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

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

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
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; film editor, Claire Simpson ; music, George Deleure
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English (5.1 Dolby surround, stereo.), French (Dolby surround) and Spanish (mono.); subtitles in French and Spanish; closed-captioned
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
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: documentary, feature commentaries, photo gallery, original theatrical trailer, TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792849018
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616862815
  • 027616851567
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, stereo., mono
Video recording format
DVD
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
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: documentary, feature commentaries, photo gallery, original theatrical trailer, TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792849018
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616862815
  • 027616851567
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, stereo., mono
Video recording format
DVD

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