Brothers in Arms (and it’s not what you think)

5 02 2019

There is a trailer, an IMDB-entry, you can buy it at Amazon Video or on BluRay and DVD. Aaaand there is even a Twitter account.

Charlie Sheen narrates, as cast and crew share their personal experiences making the Academy Award winning film, Platoon. This non-union, low budget, independent film was cast almost exclusively with young, unknown actors making their first film. Together they share their first hand accounts of the grueling boot camp, Oliver Stone’s “unique” directing style, and the brutal filming conditions that together forged their eternal brotherhood.

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ETA: Bought a copy. Let’s see if it’s worth the immense shipping fee from the USA.
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Kevin Dillon tells story of filming Oliver Stone’s Platoon on 30th anniversary

5 02 2019

“I was changed, I had to actually learn how to behave again and not curse in front of my parents,’ he said. ‘We were so in-character while we were out there that I couldn’t get comfortable in a warm bed anymore, they were too soft.”

I’m not a fan of Daily Mail, but the interview has some interesting, new titbits.

Here is the link