Voto IMDb: 8,3/10 (453803 voti)
Regista: Stanley Kubrick
Cast: Matthew Modine (come Pvt. J.T. 'Joker' Davis), Adam Baldwin (come Animal Mother), Vincent D'Onofrio (come Pvt. Leonard 'Gomer Pyle' Lawrence), R. Lee Ermey (come Gny. Sgt. Hartman), Dorian Harewood (come Eightball)
Paese: UK Studio: Warner Bros.
Durata: 116 minuti
Genere(i): Drammatico, Guerra
Lingua: Inglese, Vietnamita
Trama: 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 boot camp under the command of the punishing Gunnery Sergeant 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.