The best Platoon quotes show why it is such a great movie even if you haven't seen it in a while. Platoon holds a special significance in American film history. It was the first Hollywood movie written and directed by a Vietnam War veteran. It portrays the story of a U.S. Army volunteer and his two sergeants, who bicker over who holds leadership over the platoon. With noteworthy one-liners, memorable lines, and outstanding Platoon movie quotes, this film has earned a spot among the best war films of all time.
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Everybody Got to Die Sometime
Sgt. O'Neill: Bob, I got a bad feeling on this one, all right? I mean, I got a bad feeling. I don't think I'm gonna make it out of here. You understand what I'm saying to you?
Sgt. Barnes: Everybody got to die sometime, Red.298Love this quote?
We're Gonna Lose This War
Sgt. Elias: What happened today was just the beginning. We're gonna lose this war.
Chris Taylor: Come on. You really think so? Us?
Sgt. Elias: We been kicking other peoples a**es for so long, I figured it's time we got ours kicked.2911Love this quote?
A Fake Human Being
Chris Taylor: Maybe I finally found it, way down here in the mud. Maybe from down here I can start up again. Be something I can be proud of without having to fake it, be a fake human being.182Love this quote?
Take the Pain
Sgt. Barnes: Shut up! Shut up and take the pain! Take the pain!2011Love this quote?