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|1987||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Adapted Screenplay||Full Metal Jacket||Nominated|
|1975||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Director||Barry Lyndon||Nominated|
|1975||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Adapted Screenplay||Barry Lyndon||Nominated|
|1975||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Picture||Barry Lyndon||Nominated|
|1975||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Picture||Barry Lyndon||Nominated|
by Gary Susman
"Full Metal Jacket," which opened 25 years ago this week (on June 26, 1987), is many things: a surreal (or hyperreal) movie about the Vietnam War, a c...