Top 30 movies → # 27 : Full Metal Jacket
“The dead know only one thing: it is better to be alive.”
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Cast: Adam Baldwin, Matthew Modine, Vincent D’Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey…
Synopsis: 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.