Edit
Platoon Poster

(1986)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1987

Won
Oscar
Best Picture
Arnold Kopelson
Best Director
Oliver Stone
Best Sound
John Wilkinson
Richard D. Rogers
Charles Grenzbach
Simon Kaye
Best Film Editing
Claire Simpson
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Tom Berenger
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Willem Dafoe
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Oliver Stone
Best Cinematography
Robert Richardson

Golden Globes, USA 1987

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Director - Motion Picture
Oliver Stone
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Tom Berenger
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Oliver Stone

BAFTA Awards 1988

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Oliver Stone
Best Editing
Claire Simpson
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Robert Richardson

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1988

Won
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
Georges Delerue

American Cinema Editors, USA 1987

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Claire Simpson

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1988

Won
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Language Film

Berlin International Film Festival 1987

Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Director
Oliver Stone
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Oliver Stone

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1987

Won
BSFC Award
Best Director
Oliver Stone
Tied with David Lynch for Blue Velvet (1986).

Casting Society of America, USA 1987

Won
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Pat Golden
Bob Morones

David di Donatello Awards 1987

Nominated
David
Best Foreign Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura Straniera)
Oliver Stone

Directors Guild of America, USA 1987

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Oliver Stone
H. Gordon Boos (first assistant director) (plaque)

Independent Spirit Awards 1987

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
Arnold Kopelson
Best Director
Oliver Stone
Best Cinematography
Robert Richardson
Best Screenplay
Oliver Stone
Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
Willem Dafoe

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1986

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Director
Oliver Stone

Stone was nominated twice in the category and won an equal number of votes for both films. Tied ... More

Stone was nominated twice in the category and won an equal number of votes for both films. Tied with Oliver Stone for Salvador (1986).


National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1987

3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Oliver Stone
For Salvador

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1986

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Oliver Stone

Political Film Society, USA 1988

Won
PFS Award
Peace

Writers Guild of America, USA 1987

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Oliver Stone

See also

FAQ | User Reviews | User Ratings | External Reviews | Metacritic Reviews | Message Board

Contribute to This Page