Full Metal Jacket is a 1987 British-American war film directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay by Kubrick, Michael Herr, and Gustav Hasford was based on Hasford's novel The Short-Timers (1979). The film stars Matthew Modine, Adam Baldwin, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey, Dorian Harewood, Arliss Howard, Kevyn Major Howard, and Ed O'Ross. Its storyline follows a platoon of U.S. Marines through their training and the experiences of two of the platoon's Marines in the Tet Offensive during the Vietnam War. The film's title refers to the full metal jacket bullet used by soldiers. The film was released in the United States on June 26, 1987.
The film received critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay for Kubrick, Herr, and Hasford. In 2001, the American Film Institute placed Full Metal Jacket at No. 95 in their "AFI's 100 Years...100 Thrills" poll.
Stanley Kubrick, Francesca Cima
Drama, Historical Drama, History, War
16,14A,-12,K16,15,18,R,13+,VM14,15 år,R 18+
Full Metal Jacket is a highly successful movies. That Movie won Academy Award Writing (Screenplay - Based on Material From Another Medium) in 1987, Golden Globe Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture in 1987, British Academy of Film & Television Arts Sound in 1987, and British Academy of Film & Television Arts Achievement in Special Effects in 1987. This was Jan Harlan’s 3rd Movie. Full Metal Jacket was one of this most popular pieces. This was Stanley Kubrick’s 29th Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was Dr. Strange. If you liked this title, our editorial team also recommend you to watch these Movie: Casualties of War, Apocalypse Now, and Platoon.