A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow Marine recruits from their brutal basic training to the bloody street fighting set in 1968 Hue, Vietnam.

Pvt. Joker: Matthew Bodine, Animal Mother: Adam Baldwin, Pvt. Pyle/Leonard Lawrence: Vincent D’Onofrio, Gunnery Sgt. Hartman: R. Lee Ermey

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contaminate.wav Sarge: I’m gonna rip your balls off so you cannot contaminate the rest of the world.

fjoker.wav Sarge: What have we got here, a f**king comedian.

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gniteladies_fmj.wav Sarge: Goodnight ladies.

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hose.wav Sarge: Bullshit! I bet you could suck a golf ball through a garden hose.

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incharge_fmj.wav Sarge: Thank you very much! Could I be in charge for a while?

maggots_fmj.wav Sarge: Why, you little maggots! you make me want to vomit!

marine23.wav Sarge: Goodnight ladies. Group: Goodnight, sir!

nospeak_fmj.wav Sarge: From now on you will speak only when spoken to.

numbnuts.wav Sarge: What is your major malfunction, numbnuts!?

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riflegun_fmj.wav Sarge: This is my rifle, this is my gun! Group: This is for fighting, this is for fun. (repeats)

scumbag_fmj.wav Sarge: What’s your name, scumbag?

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whosaidthat_fmj.wav Sarge: Who da f**k said that!!!