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Response to packman (Original post)

Sun Apr 15, 2018, 11:45 PM

8. Always wondered what he really thought about Full Metal Jacket

Given that Ermey leaned right politically and was a dedicated Marine. I always wondered what he thought about the film that brought him to fame (Full Metal Jacket). Both director Stanley Kubrick and the film are strongly anti-military. Ermey's convincing and riveting performance hammers home how scary, absurd and disturbing the process of turning boys into government killing machines really is.

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