Jarhead

Viewers hoping for a brutal, pitch-black war comedy along the lines of M*A*S*H are in for a major disappointment. English director Sam Mendes (AMERICAN BEAUTY, ROAD TO PERDITION) drains Anthony Swofford's scathing, hilariously profane memoir about his stint as a Marine Corps sniper during the first Gulf War of much of its righteous anger and settles for...read more

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Jarhead - Official Trailer
02:30 — A psychological study of operations desert shield and desert storm during the gulf war through the eyes of a U.S marine sniper who struggles to cope w (more…)
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02:31 — Jarhead (the self-imposed moniker of the Marines) follows 'Swoff' (Gyllenhaal), a third-generation enlistee, from a sobering stint in boot camp to act (more…)
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02:13 — Teaser trailer for Jarhead introduces Anthony Swofford 'Swoff' (Jake Gyllenhaal), and the announcement that he will be off to Iraq to take on Saddam.

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  • Released: 2005
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Viewers hoping for a brutal, pitch-black war comedy along the lines of M*A*S*H are in for a major disappointment. English director Sam Mendes (AMERICAN BEAUTY, ROAD TO PERDITION) drains Anthony Swofford's scathing, hilariously profane memoir about his stin… (more)

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