Streaming video - 1986
Inspired by Oliver Stone's own experiences, this anti-war epic tells the tale of PFC Chris Taylor (Charlie Sheen), an Army recruit sent to Vietnam, who witnesses the atrocities of war – many of which are carried out by his comrades. Heralded by critics as the best film of 1986, PLATOON won four of the eight <b>Academy Awards®</b> for which it was nominated, including Best Picture and Director for Oliver Stone, and earned Supporting Actor nominations for co-stars Tom Berenger and Willem Dafoe.
- Feature films
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- A Kanopy streaming video
- Item Description
- Title from title frames.
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- Physical Description
- 1 online resource (streaming video file) (120 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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