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The Resource Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; written and directed by Oliver Stone

Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; written and directed by Oliver Stone

Label
Platoon
Title
Platoon
Statement of responsibility
Hemdale Film Corporation ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
Awards note
Academy Award for Best picture of 1986.
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, John Daly, Derek Gibson ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; music, Georges Delerue ; co-producer, A. Kittman Ho
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English with dubbed Spanish and French dialogue ; English, Spanish and French subtitles ; closed- captioned
PerformerNote
Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berenger, Tom
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Kopelson, Arnold
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
120
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Target audience
preschool
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Bonus features include all new interviews with Oliver Stone, over 10 minutes of never-before-seen deleted footage, interviews with Vietnam veterans, commentaries, and documentaries
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 p.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781424811120
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616144874
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm68967934
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Platoon, Hemdale Film Corporation ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Publication
Note
  • Bonus features include all new interviews with Oliver Stone, over 10 minutes of never-before-seen deleted footage, interviews with Vietnam veterans, commentaries, and documentaries
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 p.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781424811120
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616144874
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm68967934
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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