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Director:Stanley Kubrick
Studio:Warner Brothers
Writer:Gustav Hasford, Stanley Kubrick
IMDb Rating:8.4 (189,041 votes)
Awards:Nominated for Oscar. Another 5 wins & 5 nominations
Genre:War, Drama
Duration:116 min
Languages:English, Vietnamese
Stanley Kubrick  ...  (Director)
Gustav Hasford, Stanley Kubrick  ...  (Writer)
Matthew Modine  ...  Pvt. Joker
Adam Baldwin  ...  Animal Mother
Vincent D'Onofrio  ...  Pvt. Pyle
R. Lee Ermey  ...  Gny. Sgt. Hartman
Dorian Harewood  ...  Eightball
Kevyn Major Howard  ...  Rafterman
Arliss Howard  ...  Pvt. Cowboy
Ed O'Ross  ...  Lt. Touchdown
John Terry  ...  Lt. Lockhart
Kieron Jecchinis  ...  Crazy Earl
Kirk Taylor  ...  Payback
Tim Colceri  ...  Doorgunner
Jon Stafford  ...  Doc Jay (as John Stafford)
Bruce Boa  ...  Poge Colonel
Ian Tyler  ...  Lt. Cleves
Harry Davies  ...  
Douglas Milsome  ...  Cinematographer
Comments: An Epic Story of the Vietnam War

Summary: 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.

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