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Platoon (1986)

Platoon
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Tom Berenger Tom Berenger
Sgt. Barnes
Willem Dafoe Willem Dafoe
Sgt. Elias
Forest Whitaker Forest Whitaker
Big Harold
Kevin Dillon Kevin Dillon
Bunny
John C. McGinley John C. McGinley
Sgt. O'Neill


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Oliver Stone Oliver Stone
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9 years, 7 months ago at Nov 4 0:56
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A superb Vietnam war film packed with characters you might not traditionally associate with the soldier's role. Watching this film through again today, you see a handful of actors who went off on to bigger and better things, including a blink-and-you-miss-him cameo from Johnny Depp. The story-line is memorable and haunting. I remember the scene where the American GI's invade a small Viatnamese vil... read more

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9 years, 5 months ago at Jan 18 3:09
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"Are you smoking this shit so's to escape from reality? Me, I don't need this shit. I am reality. There's the way it ought to be, and there's the way it is. Elias was full of shit. Elias was a crusader. Now, I got no fight... with any man who does what he's told. But when he don't, the machine breaks down. And when the machine breaks down, we break down. And I ain't gonna allow that... in any of y... read more

A great movie

6 years, 6 months ago at Dec 20 17:05
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In my opinion, it is pure and simply the best movie about the Vietnam war. It might even be my favorite war movie. I mean, there are some other pretty good movies about the Vietnam war, like ‘Full Metal Jacket’ for example, but this flick is just way better than the rest in my opinion. The making-off was already the stuff of legend. Indeed, the actors spent 2 weeks in a boot camp to get into t... read more
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A gritty and emotional look at the lives of a platoon of American soldiers as they patrol, fight and die in the jungles of Vietnam as seen through the perspective of a young recruit. Two veteran sergeants clash when one of them precipitates a massacre of villagers.
Release date: 6 February 1987
UPC: 012236045403
Tags: War (57), Vietnam (31), Drama (28), Action (25), Military (20), Vietnam War (17), 1986 (15), 1980s (15), Jungle (12), Usa (11), Murder (10), Revenge (10), Drugs (10), (9), Combat (9), Disturbing (9), Ambush (8), Army (8), Sniper (7), Tarmac (6)
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