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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, (videorecording 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, (videorecording 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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Follows young Chris Taylor (Charlie Sheen) 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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Platoon (Motion picture)
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 (5.1 Dolby surround), English (stereo), French (Dolby surround), Spanish (mono); subtitles: Spanish, French; closed-captioned
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, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Tour of the inferno documentary featuring interviews with the director, cast and crew; autio commentary by director, Oliver Stone; audio commentary by military supervisor, Captain Dale Dye; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer; TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792849018
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616862815
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47093847
  • (OCoLC)47093847
System details
DVD; dolby digital; dual layer; widescreen (1.85:1); region 1
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, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Tour of the inferno documentary featuring interviews with the director, cast and crew; autio commentary by director, Oliver Stone; audio commentary by military supervisor, Captain Dale Dye; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer; TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792849018
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616862815
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47093847
  • (OCoLC)47093847
System details
DVD; dolby digital; dual layer; widescreen (1.85:1); region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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