The Resource Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (blu-ray)

Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (blu-ray)

Label
Platoon
Title
Platoon
Statement of responsibility
Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A grunt's view of the Vietnam War is provided in all its horrific, inexplicable detail. Bonus features included
Awards note
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).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Georges Delerue
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P5386 2011
PerformerNote
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1925-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berenger, Tom
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Delerue, Georges
  • Kopelson, Arnold
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Hemdale Film Corporation
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer British Studios
Runtime
120
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  • United States
  • Vietnam (Democratic Republic)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Disc 1. audio commentary by Oliver Stone; audio commentary by Dale Dye; deleted and extended scenes with optional commentary by Oliver Stone; flashback to Platoon: snapshot in time: 1967-1968; Creating the 'Nam; Raw wounds: the legacy of Platoon; documentaries: one war, many stories: preparing for 'Nam; vignettes: caputo & the 7th fleet; Dye training method; Gordon geko; theatrical trailer and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn725507462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WAR 791.43658 PLATOON ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; [B14MB013, #13, 4@14.99, LAP/RT ]
Other control number
883904228455
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M122845
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)725507462
System details
  • Blu-ray, AVC@28 MBPS ; 50GB dual layer ; widescreen (1.85:1), region A ; 5.1 DTS-HD MA, 4.0 Dolby surround, 5.1 Dolby digital
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Disc 1. audio commentary by Oliver Stone; audio commentary by Dale Dye; deleted and extended scenes with optional commentary by Oliver Stone; flashback to Platoon: snapshot in time: 1967-1968; Creating the 'Nam; Raw wounds: the legacy of Platoon; documentaries: one war, many stories: preparing for 'Nam; vignettes: caputo & the 7th fleet; Dye training method; Gordon geko; theatrical trailer and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn725507462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WAR 791.43658 PLATOON ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; [B14MB013, #13, 4@14.99, LAP/RT ]
Other control number
883904228455
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M122845
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)725507462
System details
  • Blu-ray, AVC@28 MBPS ; 50GB dual layer ; widescreen (1.85:1), region A ; 5.1 DTS-HD MA, 4.0 Dolby surround, 5.1 Dolby digital
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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