Jarhead (2005)

Jarhead is a film about a US Marine Anthony Swofford’s experience in the Gulf War. After putting up with an arduous boot camp, Swafford and his unit are sent to the Persian Gulf where they are earger to fight but are forced to stay back from the action. Meanwhile Swofford gets news of his girlfriend is cheating on him. Desperately he wants to kill someone and finally put his training to use.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 61% / Audience 68%

6/10

Rated R 2 hr 2 mins

GENRES
Drama • War
DIRECTION
Sam Mendes
CAST
Jamie Foxx  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Scott MacDonald  •  Lucas Black

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Jamie Foxx Staff Sgt. Sykes
Jake Gyllenhaal Anthony Swofford
Scott MacDonald D.I. Fitch
Lucas Black Kruger
Peter Sarsgaard Alan Troy
Laz Alonso Ramon Escobar
Chris Cooper Lt. Col. Kazinski
Brian Geraghty Fergus O'Donnell
Damion Poitier Poitier
John Krasinski Corporal Harrigan
Jocko Sims Julius
Kevin Foster Branded Marine