Full Metal Jacket

A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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215 theaters
Release Date (Wide)Jun 26, 1987 (Jul 10, 1987)
Running Time1 hr 56 min
GenresDrama War
In Release189 days/27 weeks
Widest Release1,075 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jun 26-2810$2,217,307-215-$10,313$2,217,3071
Jul 3-511$2,002,890-9.7%215-$9,315$5,655,2252
Jul 10-122$6,079,963+203.6%881+666$6,901$13,013,6433
Jul 17-195$4,548,246-25.2%896+15$5,076$21,034,0884
Jul 24-267$3,320,220-27%917+21$3,620$26,814,9105
Jul 31-Aug 28$2,736,128-17.6%974+57$2,809$31,471,8276
Aug 7-911$2,264,906-17.2%1,075+101$2,106$35,347,9587
Aug 14-1614$1,449,564-36%925-150$1,567$38,200,1298
Aug 21-2314$1,150,462-20.6%803-122$1,432$40,324,4979