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Released on November 04 of 2005 in the USA, "Jarhead" (also known as "Jarhead - Willkommen im Dreck") is a Biography/Drama/War film directed by Sam Mendes, and written by Anthony Swofford (book) . Jake Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard are starring, alongside Scott MacDonald, Jamie Foxx, Lucas Black and Kevin Foster.

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Who is the director of "Jarhead":

Jarhead was directed by Sam Mendes, an English director, and producer.

Before making Jarhead, Sam Mendes had directed American Beauty, released in 1999. Since, he directed Revolutionary Road, released in 2008, Away We Go (2009), Skyfall (2012), Spectre (2015).

What was the release date of "Jarhead":

Jarhead was first released on Friday, November 04, 2005, in the United States. Also released on this day were Adam and Eve (dir. Jeff Kanew), Brooklyn Lobster (dir. Kevin Jordan), and Disaster! (dir. Roy T. Wood). This was fourteen (14) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, January 13, 2006 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, January 11, 2006 in France; Thursday, January 05, 2006 in Spain; Friday, February 17, 2006 in Italy; Thursday, February 09, 2006 in Australia and on Saturday, February 11, 2006 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Jarhead":

At the casting of Jarhead we find Jake Gyllenhaal, previously seen in Brokeback Mountain (2005) and Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004); Peter Sarsgaard (Flightplan (2005), The Skeleton Key (2005)); Scott MacDonald (Fire in the Sky (1993), The Cutting Edge (1992)) [ more... ]

  • Jacob Vargas and Brian Geraghty also worked together in Love Lies Bleeding, released in 2008.
  • Lucas Black and Brian Geraghty also appeared in Seven Days in Utopia, released in 2011.
  • Katherine Randolph and Lucas Black also appeared together in Ghosts of Mississippi, released in 1996.
  • Brian Geraghty and Jacob Vargas also appeared in Bobby, released in 2006.

What is the Storyline of "Jarhead":

In 1989, Anthony Swofford (Jake Gyllenhaal) is being trained in a U.S. Marine Corps boot camp by the choleric, hard-boiled Drill Instructor Fitch (Scott MacDonald). After finishing boot camp, "Swoff" is dispatched to Camp Pendleton.

Swoff then explains how he tried to fit into civilian life. He thought about going to college but he instead 'shows' some highlights of his life including taking a 'dump' and 'studying' (having sexual intercourse) with his girlfriend, who later cheats on [...]

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