1986: Platoon


– Director: Oliver Stone

– Stacker score: 90.1

– Metascore: 92

– IMDb user rating: 8.1

– Runtime: 120 minutes

Vietnam War veteran turned Hollywood icon Oliver Stone drew upon personal experience when crafting this acclaimed war drama. It tells the story of a young army volunteer, played by Charlie Sheen, who gets swept up in the conflict between two of his superiors. The film won four Academy Awards, including best picture and best director.