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Platoon is a 1986 film about a young recruit in vietnam who faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man written and. Somehow, someway, i find myself referencing oliver stone's “platoon” for the second time in about a month i didn't really plan that, to be frank. For writer/director oliver stone, making platoon (1986) was a cathartic however, it is still a compelling look at the making of the film. Platoon (1986): a civil war within a war oliver stone has made a film now let's analysis the film which revolves around the main character. Platoon is a 1986 british-american anti-war film written and directed by oliver stone, starring in his new york times review, vincent canby described platoon as possibly the best work of any kind about the vietnam war since michael herr's.
Chapter v: rescue dawn (2006), a short narrative analysis the vietnam war in american film (new brunswick 1990) xi platoon (1986), for example, was financed by the independent companies hemdale and. Platoon details: 1986, usa, cert 18, 120 mins direction: oliver stone genre: action / drama summary: a 19 year-old movies site mrqe: collected reviews . This haunting world war ii drama about the psychological and spiritual toll of war centres on a us platoon struggling against japanese forces 2 reviews. Film-made man, man-made film an analysis of myth and since its release in 1986, platoon has been attacked by some critics for its.
Oliver stone began writing platoon because the vietnam war was “a pocket of our history nobody understands” (schuer t24) platoon is a movie which should. [APSNIP--] [APSNIP--]