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The Resource Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone

Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone

Label
Platoon
Title
Platoon
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Actor
Director
Distributor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Awards note
Academy Award for Best picture of 1986.
Cataloging source
CPG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; film editor, Claire Simpson ; music, George Deleure ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Intended audience
MPAA Rating; R
Language note
Audio in English or Spanish ; subtitles in French or Spanish ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Cast: Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stone, Oliver
  • Berenger, Tom
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Orion Pictures
  • Hemdale Film Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Soldiers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Videodisc release of the 1986 motion picture by Hemdale Film Corporation
  • Includes original theatrical trailer and booklet ([8] p. : ill ; 19 cm.) in container with information about the making of the film
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616851567
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M124618
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10029643
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44971452
  • 3183257
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby digital 5.1 & 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Videodisc release of the 1986 motion picture by Hemdale Film Corporation
  • Includes original theatrical trailer and booklet ([8] p. : ill ; 19 cm.) in container with information about the making of the film
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616851567
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M124618
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10029643
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44971452
  • 3183257
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby digital 5.1 & 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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