Based on the novel The short-timers by Gustav Hasford.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Special features: commentary by Adam Baldwin, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey and Jay Cocks; new featurette: Full metal jacket : between good and evil; theatrical trailer.
Cinematography, Douglas Milsome ; editor, Martin Hunter ; music, Abigail Mead.
Matthew Modine, Adam Baldwin, Vincent D'Onofrio, Lee Ermey, Dorian Harewood, Arliss Howard, Kevyn Major Howard, Ed O'Ross.
Vietnam war drama which begins with a depiction of the brutality of Marine Corps training and then shifts to Vietnam, focusing mainly on a group of Marines responding to the Tet Offensive of 1968.
Blu-ray disc; 1080p high definition 16 x 9 1.85:1 (feature) 480i or 480 p standard definition (special features); 5.1 Dolby Digital (soundtrack); stereo and mono (special features).
This is a Blu-ray disc and will not play in a standard DVD player.
Sound track in English, French or Spanish with subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, German, Italian, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese or Swedish.
English, German and Italian subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.