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The Resource Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; an Orion Pictures release ; executive producers, John Daly and Derek Gibson ; producer, Arnold Kopelson ; written & directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)

Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; an Orion Pictures release ; executive producers, John Daly and Derek Gibson ; producer, Arnold Kopelson ; written & directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)

Label
Platoon
Title
Platoon
Statement of responsibility
Hemdale Film Corporation ; an Orion Pictures release ; executive producers, John Daly and Derek Gibson ; producer, Arnold Kopelson ; written & directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • frespa
  • 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
Cataloging source
CPG
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen, Forest Whitaker, Keith David, Francesco Quinn, Kevin Dillon, John C. McGinley, Johnny Depp
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1963-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Berenger, Tom
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • David, Keith
  • Quinn, Francesco
  • Dillon, Kevin
  • McGinley, John C
  • Depp, Johnny
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Hemdale Film Corporation
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • War films
  • Videodiscs for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; an Orion Pictures release ; executive producers, John Daly and Derek Gibson ; producer, Arnold Kopelson ; written & directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Academy Award - Oliver Stone for best director; Best picture, 1986
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm44971452
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792846468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
100840
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACX-2235
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; an Orion Pictures release ; executive producers, John Daly and Derek Gibson ; producer, Arnold Kopelson ; written & directed by Oliver Stone, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Academy Award - Oliver Stone for best director; Best picture, 1986
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm44971452
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780792846468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
100840
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACX-2235
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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