'Platoon' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Tue Mar 15, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT by

Oliver Stone's 1986 Academy Award-winning war epic is gunning for Blu-ray this spring!

In an early announcement to retailers, MGM/UA will be bringing 'Platoon' starring Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger and Willem Dafoe to Blu-ray on May 17.

The film is currently ranked #144 in IMDb.com's Top 250 and was nominated for eight Oscars and won four including Best Sound, Best Film Editing, Best Director, and Best Picture.

Specs, supplements, and suggested list price have yet to be determined.

You can find the latest specs for 'Platoon' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under May 17.

See what people are saying about this story in our forums area, or check out other recent discussions.

Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Platoon (Blu-ray)
Tags: Disc Announcements, MGM (all tags)