• Publication date: January 15, 2014

Full Metal Jacket

Joker is part of the platoon being trained on Parris Island by drill instructor Sergeant Hartman. During their training Hartman places a lot of pressure on Leonard, nicknamed Gomer Pyle, humiliating him and leading him to snap. Later in Vietnam Joker is covering the war…

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1987

MBC Max:

September 29, 2014 20:00 (KSA) ~ September 29, 2014 19:00 (CLT)

Joker is part of the platoon being trained on Parris Island by drill instructor Sergeant Hartman. During their training Hartman places a lot of pressure on Leonard, nicknamed Gomer Pyle, humiliating him and leading him to snap. Later in Vietnam Joker is covering the war when the Tet offensive begins and the South Vietnamese attempt to overrun American forces. The squadron Joker is assigned to includes Cowboy who was in training with him on Parris Island. Cowboy becomes squad leader when the higher-ranking officers are killed by an unseen sniper

Starring:

  • Matthew Modine as Private Joker
  • Adam Baldwin as Animal Mother
  • Vincent D’Onofrio as Leonard Lawrence Pvt. Gomer Pyle
  • R. Lee Ermey as Gunnery Sgt. Hartman
  • Dorian Harewood as Eightball
  • Arliss Howard as Private Cowboy
  • Kevyn Major Howard as Private Rafter Man
  • John Terry as Lt. Lockhart

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Rating:  R