Kubrick’s Most Enduring Masterpiece

BY ANDREW MOODY Kubrick made some extraordinary pictures, but none appear to endure like his ambiguous Vietnam epic Full Metal Jacket. Former Gulf War veteran and author Anthony Swofford wrote a piece for the New York Times accusing the film of seducing his generation to war. At the end of the dubious article he talks about laughing at the Gunnery sergeant (Lee J Ermy) and … Continue reading Kubrick’s Most Enduring Masterpiece