A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow Marine recruits from their brutal basic training to the bloody street fighting set in 1968 Hue, Vietnam.
1 videodisc (116 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical surround Dolby digital surround sound
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 18A.
Stanley Kubrick's Full metal jacket
Full metal jacket (Motion picture) [DVD]Videorecording.
Title from container.
Based on the novel "The Short-timers" by Gustav Hasford.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr and Gustav Hasford ; associate producer, Michael Herr ; original music by Abigail Mead ; editor, Martin Hunter.
Matthew Modine, Adam Baldwin, Vincent D'Onofrio, Lee Ermey, Dorian Harewood, Arliss Howard, Kevyn Major Howard, Ed O'Ross.
DVD, dual-layer format ; Dolby digital surround sound ; full screen presentation.
For private home use only.
English with optional French soundtrack ; subtitles in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Series:Stanley Kubrick collection
Stanley Kubrick collection DVDVideorecording.
Subjects:Hasford, Gustav. Short-timers -- Film adaptations.
Marines -- Vietnam -- Fiction.
Military training camps -- United States -- Fiction.
Tet Offensive, 1968 -- Fiction.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Baldwin, Adam, 1962-
Hasford, Gustav. Short-timers. [DVD]Videorecording.
Herr, Michael, 1940-2016.
Howard, Kevyn Major.
Hunter, Martin, 1950-
Mead, Abigail, 1960-
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Warner Home Video (Firm)