Platoon (1986)

The first casualty of war is innocence.

  • Genre: Drama, War, Action
  • Release Date: 1986-12-19
  • User Rating: 7.7/10 from 2620 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 0min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Hemdale Film Corporation
  • Production Country: United States of America, United Kingdom
  • Director:
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As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

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  • Charlie Sheen

    as Chris
  • Willem Dafoe

    as Sgt. Elias
  • Johnny Depp

    as Lerner
  • Forest Whitaker

    as Big Harold
  • Tom Berenger

    as Staff Sergeant Bob Barnes
  • Keith David

    as King
  • Francesco Quinn

    as Rhah
  • Kevin Dillon

    as Bunny
  • John C. McGinley

    as Sgt. O'Neill
  • Reggie Johnson

    as Junior
  • Mark Moses

    as Lt. Wolfe
  • Corey Glover

    as Francis
  • Chris Pedersen

    as Crawford
  • Bob Orwig

    as Gardner
  • Corkey Ford

    as Manny
  • David Neidorf

    as Tex
  • Richard Edson

    as Sal
  • Tony Todd

    as Warren
  • Kevin Eshelman

    as Morehouse
  • James Terry McIlvain

    as Ace
  • J. Adam Glover

    as Sanderson
  • Ivan Kane

    as Tony
  • Paul Sanchez

    as Doc
  • Dale Dye

    as Captain Harris
  • Peter Hicks

    as Parker
  • Basile Achara

    as Flash
  • Steve Barredo

    as Fu Sheng
  • Chris Castillejo

    as Rodriguez
  • Andrew B. Clark

    as Tubbs
  • Bernardo Manalili

    as Village Chief
  • Than Rogers

    as Village Chief's Wife
  • Li Thi Van

    as Village Chief's Daughter
  • Clarisa Ortacio

    as Old Woman
  • Romy Sevilla

    as One-Legged Man
  • Matthew Westfall

    as Terrified Soldier
  • Nick Nicholson

    as Mechanized Soldier #1
  • Warren McLean

    as Mechanized Soldier #2
  • Li Mai Thao

    as Rape Victim
  • Ron Barracks

    as Medic
  • H. Gordon Boos

    as Soldier with Mohawk Haircut (uncredited)
  • Robert 'Rock' Galotti

    as Huffmeister (uncredited)
  • Oliver Stone

    as Alpha Company Major in Bunker (uncredited)
  • Brad Cassini

    as Soldier (uncredited)
  • Mark Ebenhoch

    as Ebenhoch (uncredited)
Camera Robert Richardson Director of Photography
Writing Oliver Stone Screenplay
Directing Oliver Stone Director
Production A. Kitman Ho Co-Producer
Production Derek Gibson Executive Producer
Production John Daly Executive Producer
Sound Charles Grenzbach Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Georges Delerue Original Music Composer
Sound Georges Delerue Conductor
Sound Greg Dillon Sound Editor
Art Bruno Rubeo Production Design
Editing David Brenner First Assistant Editor
Production Pat Golden Casting
Production Arnold Kopelson Producer
Editing Claire Simpson Editor
Production Warren McLean Casting
Production Bob Morones Casting
Art Rodell Cruz Art Direction
Crew Michael Cimino Thanks
Crew Mary Colquhoun Thanks
Sound Simon Kaye Sound Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Kathryn Morrison Set Costumer
Editing Tom Finan Associate Editor
Editing Julie Monroe Assistant Editor
Art Sherman Williams Art Direction
Production Graham Henderson Executive In Charge Of Production
Sound Budd Carr Music Supervisor
Directing Gerry Toomey Assistant Director
Sound Vanessa Theme Ament Foley Artist
Directing H. Gordon Boos First Assistant Director
Crew Gil Arceo Stunt Coordinator
Directing Tim Minear Assistant Director
Production Barbara Harris ADR Voice Casting
Camera Chris Lombardi First Assistant Camera
Sound Richard Stone Supervising Music Editor
Directing Pepito Diaz Second Assistant Director
Sound David Campling Sound Editor
Costume & Make-Up Cecille Baun Prosthetic Supervisor
Production Jonathan Sheinberg Head of Production
Sound James J. Klinger Sound Editor
Crew Alex Cabodil Stunts
Production Jerry O'Hara Location Manager
Sound Gordon Daniel Supervising Sound Editor
Visual Effects Yves De Bono Special Effects Supervisor
Sound Richard D. Rogers Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Directing Susan Malerstein Script Supervisor
Production John Kerr Key Production Assistant
Camera Ricky Francisco Still Photographer
Production Ooty Moorehead Production Supervisor
Crew Gordon J. Smith Makeup Effects
Sound Anthony Palk Sound Editor
Art Dan Perri Title Designer
Production Andy Birmingham Production Accountant
Sound John Wilkinson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Editing Mary Nelson-Duerrstein Negative Cutter
Production Dianne E. Collins Publicist
Sound Steve Bartlett Sound Designer
Editing Ron Wengler Color Timer
Camera James Finnerty Grip
Lighting James Fitzpatrick Gaffer
Sound Taffy Haines Sound Mixer
Art David Delina Property Master
Crew Venancio Goltiano Cableman
Crew Bobby Buensalida Craft Service
Crew David Lowe Legal Services
Crew Frank Fleming Loader
Crew Orlando Nui Security
Crew Primo Guina Transportation Captain
Lighting Celebrando Raymundo Best Boy Electric
Production Angelica De Leon Production Coordinator
Production Joe Constantino Production Manager
Production Cenón González Unit Manager
Sound Donald Santos Boom Operator
Crew Dale A. Dye Technical Advisor
Costume & Make-Up Jim Elyea Additional Wardrobe Assistant
Costume & Make-Up Maria Cecina Tailor
Art Romulo Bernales Assistant Property Master
Art Dwight Gaston Assistant Set Dresser
Crew Rudy Candaza Special Effects Assistant
Crew Andrew Wilson Special Effects Technician
Lighting Ernesto Enríquez Assistant Electrician
Camera Rufo Ballos Balicas Best Boy Grip
Camera Victor Cecogo Clapper Loader
Camera Rene Balicas Dolly Grip
Costume & Make-Up Mike Ambrosio Wardrobe Assistant
Costume & Make-Up Wynn Arenas Wardrobe Supervisor
Sound Joanne Weiss Music Coordinator
Production Yvonne Eastmond Assistant Accountant
Crew Charlie Rebolledo Generator Operator
Production Nick Nicholson Production Assistant
Production Pierre David Production Executive
Production Anne G. Garcia Production Secretary