Platoon / Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone

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Subjects: Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Drama
United States. Army--Military life--Drama
Vietnam (Democratic Republic). Quân đội--Drama
Feature films
War films
Historical films
Fiction films
Films for the hearing impaired
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, French (translated from), Spanish (translated from), French, Spanish, English (translated from), Dubbed in: French, Dubbed in: English, Dubbed in: Spanish
Audience: MPAA rating: R, Canadian home video rating: R
Edition: 20th anniversary ed
Published: Culver City, Calif. : MGM : Distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2006
LC Classification: D, DS
Alternate Title(s): Platoon (Motion picture).
Additional Authors: Actor : Berenger, Tom, 1950-
Actor : Dafoe, Willem
Actor : Sheen, Charlie
Producer : Kopelson, Arnold
Director : Stone, Oliver
Hemdale Film Corporation
MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 1424811120
ISBN: 9781424811120
UPC: 027616144874
UPC: 027616148773
Videorecording number: 14487
Videorecording number: 14877
DVD, region 1; DTS or Dolby digital 5.1 in English, Dolby digital surround in French, or Dolby digital stereo. in Spanish
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned
Cast: Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; film editor, Claire Simpson ; music, Georges Delerue
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary by Stone; optional audio commentary by military adviser Dale Dye
Special features (disc 2): deleted scenes & extended scenes (11 min.), with optional audio commentary by Stone; "Snapshot in time : 1967-'68" documentary (19 min.); "Creating the 'Nam" documentary (12 min.); "Raw wounds : the legacy of 'Platoon'" documentary (17 min.); "One war, many stories" documentary (25 min.); "Tour of the inferno : revisiting 'Platoon'" documentary (53 min.); "Preparing for the Nam" documentary (7 min.); behind-the-scenes photo gallery; poster art gallery; 3 television spots; theatrical trailer
Includes program notes in container insert
MPAA rating: R
Canadian home video rating: R
Summary: An idealistic new recruit arrives in Vietnam and quickly discovers that his enemy is not just the Viet Cong, but also gnawing fear, physical exhaustion and the anger growing within himself
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)
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
OCLC Number: 68967934
ISBN/ISSN: 1424811120

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