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The Resource Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)

Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)

Label
Platoon
Title
Platoon
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows young Chris Taylor who arrives in Vietman 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
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; film editor, Claire Simpson ; music, George Deleure
Language note
  • Language tracks: English; subtitles: Spanish, French
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
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
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • War films
  • Feature films
  • DVDs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm47093847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc [120 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780792849018
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1002044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 403370
  • (Sirsi) o47093847
  • (Sirsi) ADK-2479
System details
DVD, Dolby
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Platoon, an Orion Pictures release ; Hemdale Film Corporation presents an Arnold Kopelson production of an Oliver Stone film ; produced by Arnold Kopelson ; written and directed by Oliver Stone, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm47093847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc [120 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780792849018
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1002044
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 403370
  • (Sirsi) o47093847
  • (Sirsi) ADK-2479
System details
DVD, Dolby
Video recording format
laserdisc

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