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Platoon / an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film.

Stone, Oliver. (Added Author). Berenger, Tom, 1950- (Added Author). Dafoe, Willem. (Added Author). Sheen, Charlie. (Added Author). Orion Pictures. (Added Author). Hemdale Film Corporation. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD PLATOON (WAR) (Text) 39206019423852 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Downtown Newburgh DVD PLATOON (WAR) (Text) 39206020810899 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792849019
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed. ; widescreen version
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Videodisc release of the 1986 motion picture.
Special features include: Tour of the inferno documentary featuring interviews with director, cast, and crew ; commentary by Oliver Stone ; commentary by military supervisor Captain Dale Dye ; photo gallery ; theatrical trailer ; TV spots.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; film editor, Claire Simpson ; music, George Deleure ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone..
Participant or Performer Note:
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen.
Summary, etc.:
Follows young Chris Taylor 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.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R; bonus material not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD format, Dolby.
Language Note:
Language tracks: English, French, Spanish ; subtitles: Spanish, French.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Award for Best picture of 1986.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
War films.
Feature films.

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