Born On The Fourth Of July
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Arguably Oliver Stone's best film, Platoon was the first of three movies the director has made to date centred firmly on the Vietnam war. Born On The Fourth Of July and Heaven And Earth followed, but this one's the best, picking up four Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Based very much on Stone's personal experiences, Platoon follows Charlie Sheen's Chris Taylor as he joins the Vietnam conflict, only to discover that the battle he ends up fighting isn't the one he necessarily thought he was signing up for.
Please note this is a region B Blu-ray and will require a region B or region free Blu-ray player in order to play.A story of innocence lost and courage found.Tom Cruise delivers a riveting and unforgettable portrayal of Vietnam veteran, Ron Kovic, in Oliver Stone's Academy Award winning masterpiece.Based on a true story, the acclaimed film follows the young Kovic from a zealous teen who eagerly volunteers for the Vietnam War, to an embittered veteran paralysed from the mid-chest down.