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The 317th Platoon PG-13

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Format:  DVD-R
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG-13
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 35 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released: February 4, 2020
  • Originally Released: 1965
  • Label: Mr. FAT-W Video
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)

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User Ratings: 30
Surveying the doomed 1954 retreat of French and Laotian soldiers, Schoendoerffer exposes, with a reporter's eye, the horrors that were and the horrors to come. Full Review
Village Voice
Aug 7, 2018
This is a staggeringly engrossing and effective movie, its settings both beautiful and oppressive, its incidents tense and eye-opening. Full Review
New York Times
Aug 9, 2018
This is a staggeringly engrossing and effective movie, its settings both beautiful and oppressive, its incidents tense and eye-opening.
New York Times
Aug 9, 2018
Rating: 3.5/4 -- The cumulative effect of Pierre Schoendoerffer's realist approach reinforces the unsparing nature of international conflict. Full Review
Slant Magazine
Aug 6, 2018

Product Description:

Shot as news reel footage, Schoendoerffer follows the platoon through the jungle as they are slowly annihilated in ambushes, in attacks and by diseases; capturing the inarticulate anguish and solitude of each man trying to survive.

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  • Shot entirely in Cambodia.
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  • Sales Rank: 26,831
  • UPC: 191091490082
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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