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

Sheen, Charlie. (Added Author). Dafoe, Willem. (Added Author). Berenger, Tom, 1950- (Added Author). Kopelson, Arnold. (Added Author). Stone, Oliver (Added Author). Hemdale Film Corporation. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 5 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD PLATOON (Text) 79361000082151 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD ACT/ADV PLA (Text) 33187003694060 Digital Video Disc Checked out 05/14/2018
 FCPL #30757:
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg DVD PLA (Text) 32826014128490 DVD Checked out 05/29/2018
Jay Co PL - Portland DVDa PLATO DVD #5437 (Text) 76383000427736 Movies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AWARD OSCAR 1986 (Text) 39391006763039 Award - DVD Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch DVD R PLA (Text) 37516001980488 DVD Movie Shelf -- Adult Checked out 05/24/2018
Milford PL - Milford DVD Pla (Text) 72433000134174 Adult DVDs Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville DVD FIC PLA (Text) 37323005169894 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Videodisc release of the 1986 motion picture.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; editor, Claire Simpson ; music, George Delerue.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R. CHV rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dual layer.
Language Note:
Closed captioned.
In English or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional Spanish or French subtitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards for Best picture, Best director, Best film editing, and Best sound, 1986
Oscar winner, 1986
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Drama.
Soldiers > Drama.
War > Moral and ethical aspects > Drama.
Genre: War films.

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