Full Metal Jacket (1986)

Review: Full Metal Jacket (1986)

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Cast: Matthew Modine, Adam Baldwin, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey, Dorian Harewood,

Matthew Modine
Matthew Modine
Adam Baldwin
Adam Baldwin
Vincent D'Onofrio
Vincent D'Onofrio
R. Lee Ermey
R. Lee Ermey
Dorian Harewood
Dorian Harewood

Plot: A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.

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Stanley Kubrick 8A: Male Anxiety and War<br/><i>Full Metal Jacket</i> (1986)

Stanley Kubrick 8A: Male Anxiety and WarFull Metal Jacket (1986)

It was seven years after The Shining before Stanley Kubrick released his next film. Even given that Full Metal Jacket was two years in the making, that still leaves a long gap, perhaps indicating the difficulty he had in both finding the right […]

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