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Platoon 1986

  • Oliver Stone
  • December 18, 1986
  • 120 mins
  • English
  • Action, Drama, War
The first casualty of war is innocence.
Chris Taylor, a young, naive recruit in Vietnam, faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.


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This certainly rates as one of the best Vietnam films of all time.

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One of the few good war movies b/c it portrays the cruelty (of war and men) and the uselessness of war in a very authentic way. If the ending (Chris' few last word) would have been a little less idle talk and more meaningful, I would have given Platoon even 8/10 stars.

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One of the greatest war films of all time.

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