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Jarhead

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Released November 4th, 2005, 'Jarhead' stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper The R movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 3 min, and received a score of 58 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which assembled reviews from 40 top critics.

Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "In the late 1980s, Anthony Swofford (Jake Gyllenhaal) enlists as a Marine, training in boot camp under a sadistic drill instructor. Swofford undertakes a sniper course headed by Staff Sgt. Sykes (Jamie Foxx) during this time, which is shortly before the advent of the Gulf War. When the United States becomes involved, Swofford is shipped out, along with his spotter, Alan Troy (Peter Sarsgaard). Facing uncertainty each day -- about the war and home -- the soldiers try to maintain composure."

'Jarhead' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on VUDU, iTunes Store, Amazon.com, YouTube, and XFINITY .

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