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Jarhead DVD


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Jarhead Special Collector's Edition Two-Disc DVD

© Universal Studios Home Entertainment
DVD Release Date: March 7, 2006

Length: 123 minutes
MPAA Rating: R for pervasive language, some violent images and strong sexual content

Movie Summary:
Jake Gyllenhaal stars in this military drama based on the 2003 memoir by Anthony Swofford. Like his father and grandfather, Tony "Swoff" Swofford (Gyllenhaal) enlists in the Marines. He receives training, and when in 1990 Saddam Hussein invades Kuwait, Swoff's unit goes to Saudi Arabia, where he endures more training. In 1991 he is sent as part of a sniper unit to the combat zone in Kuwait, but he never gets a shot off. Other actors in the cast include Peter Sarsgaard, Jamie Foxx, Lucas Black and Chris Cooper.

Below I've listed the details for all three DVD editions of Jarhead.

DVD Details:

Single-Disc Editions

Anamorphic Widescreen (2.35:1) or Full Frame (1.33:1)
Feature Film Run Time: 2 Hours 3 Minutes
MPAA Rating: R for Pervasive Language, Some Violent Images and Strong Sexual Content
English Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1
French Dolby Digital 5.1
English Captions for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Spanish Subtitles
French Subtitles
Audio Commentary by Director
Audio Commentary by Screenwriter and Memoirist
Swoff's Fantasies (4 sequences totaling 6 min.)
News Interviews in Full (17 min.)
Deleted Scenes (11 scenes totaling 19 min.)

Two-Disc Collector's Edition

Disc One:

Same as Widescreen Single-Disc Edition

Disc Two:

Jarhead Diaries (31 min.)
Background (31 min.)
Semper Fi: Life After the Corps (36 min.)

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