Full Metal Jacket

Movie review by Sarah Wenk, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Extremely graphic, violent Vietnam War film.

R 1987 117 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 43 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

This title has:

Great messages
age 13+

Amazing Drama!

FMJ is one of the best war movies ever, most teens will be able to handle it. There is violence and some sexual talk.

This title has:

Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex

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