Coverart for item
The Resource Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation, an Arnold Kopelson production, an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)

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

Label
Platoon
Title
Platoon
Statement of responsibility
Hemdale Film Corporation, an Arnold Kopelson production, an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Platoon is the story of every soldier whose innocence was lost in the war-torn jungles of Vietnam. Chris Taylor 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, USA, 1987: Oscar - Best Director (Oliver Stone) ; Best Film Editing (Claire Simpson) ; Best Picture (Arnold Kopelson) ; Best Sound (John Wilkinson, Richard D. Rogers, Charles Grenzbach, Simon Kaye).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Claire Simpson ; music, Georges Delerue
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
DS557.73
LC item number
.P538666 2006
PerformerNote
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1925-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Berenger, Tom
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Delerue, Georges
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • United States
  • Vietnam (Democratic Republic)
  • Conflicto de Vietnam, 1961-1975
  • Soldados
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation, an Arnold Kopelson production, an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature film; Audio commentary by director Oliver Stone; Audio commentary by military advisor Dale Dye ; Disc 2: Never-before-seen deleted scenes with commentary by Oliver Stone; "Creating the 'Nam" documentary; "One war, many stories" documentary; "Raw wounds: the legacy of 'Platoon'" documentary; "Snapshot in time: 1967-1968" documentary; "Tour of the inferno" documentary; "Preparing for 'Nam" documentary; TV spots; Photo gallery; Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm68967934
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed. ; 2-disc collector's set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 114 min.)
Isbn
9781424811120
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616144874
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
14487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)68967934
  • a781870
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo, remastered in high definition
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation, an Arnold Kopelson production, an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature film; Audio commentary by director Oliver Stone; Audio commentary by military advisor Dale Dye ; Disc 2: Never-before-seen deleted scenes with commentary by Oliver Stone; "Creating the 'Nam" documentary; "One war, many stories" documentary; "Raw wounds: the legacy of 'Platoon'" documentary; "Snapshot in time: 1967-1968" documentary; "Tour of the inferno" documentary; "Preparing for 'Nam" documentary; TV spots; Photo gallery; Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm68967934
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed. ; 2-disc collector's set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 114 min.)
Isbn
9781424811120
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616144874
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
14487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)68967934
  • a781870
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo, remastered in high definition
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Oakfield Public LibraryBorrow it
      Oakfield Public Library 130 North Main, Oakfield, WI, 53065, US
      43.684017 -88.5478739
Processing Feedback ...