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Title Platoon / Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone.
Imprint Culver City, Calif. : MGM : Distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2006]
©2006
Edition Twentieth anniversary edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1997 .P527 2006    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1997 .P527 2006    AVAILABLE  
Subject United States. Army -- Military life -- Drama.
Vietnam (Democratic Republic). Quân đ̣ôi -- Drama.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Drama.
Alt Name Kopelson, Arnold.
Stone, Oliver.
Berenger, Tom, 1949-
Dafoe, Willem.
Sheen, Charlie.
Delerue, Georges, 1925-1992.
Dye, Dale.
Hemdale Film Corporation.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Description 2 videodiscs (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc http://rdaregistry.info/termList/RDAColourContent/1003
Edition Twentieth anniversary edition.
System Details DVD, region 1; DTS or Dolby digital 5.1 in English, Dolby digital surround in French, or Dolby digital stereo. in Spanish.
Note 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.
Note 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.
Audience 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.
Awards 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).
ISBN 1424811120
9781424811120
ISBN/ISSN 027616144874
027616148773
Publisher # 14487 MGM
14877 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
OCLC # 68967934