Full Metal Jacket 1987




A two-segment look at the effect of the military mindset and war itself on Vietnam era Marines. The first half follows a group of recruits in basic training under the command of the punishing Sgt. Hartman. The second half shows one of those recruits, Joker, covering the war as a correspondent for Stars and Stripes, focusing on the Tet offensive.

Books on Full Metal Jacket
Matthew Modine
Full Metal Jacket Diary
, 2005

Greg Jenkins
Stanley Kubrick and the Art of Adaptation, Three Novels, Three Films
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1997
Books with substantial mentioning of Full Metal Jacket
Jürgen Müller
Die besten Filme der 80er
Köln - London - Los Angeles - Madrid - Paris - Tokyo, 2005

Gene D. Phillips, Rodney Hill
The Encyclopedia of Stanley Kubrick, From Day of the Fight to Eyes Wide Shut
New York NY, 2002

Mario Falsetto
Stanley Kubrick, A Narrative and Stylistic Analysis
Westport, Connecticut - London, 2001

James Howard
Stanley Kubrick Companion
London, 1999
Articles on Full Metal Jacket
Nev Pierce, Full Metal Jacket, in: Empire, nr. 262 (April), 2011 pp. 92
Articles with substantial mentioning of Full Metal Jacket
Simon Crook, The Top 10 Film-Stealers, in: Empire, nr. 209 (November), 2006 pp. 74-75
Adrian Curry, Graphic detail, in: Filmcomment, nr. 2 (March/April), 2015 pp. 80
Author:Simon Crook
Title:The Top 10 Film-Stealers
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:209
Year:2006
Pp:74-75
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Nev Pierce
Title:Full Metal Jacket
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:262
Year:2011
Pp:92
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Author:Adrian Curry
Title:Graphic detail
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:2
Year:2015
Pp:80
Illustrations:  yes



Full Metal Jacket
United Kingdom / United States 1987

Directed by

Cast
Adam Baldwin
Vincent D'Onofrio
Dorian Harewood
Chris Maybach
Vivian Kubrick

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Year:1987
Running time:116 minutes
Country:United Kingdom
United States
Language:English
Vietnamese

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