Oscar Movies: Full Metal Jacket (1987)

Oscar Alert
Oscar Nominations: 1
Screenplay (Adapted): Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr, Gustav Hasford
Oscar Context:
The winners of the Adapted Screenplay Oscar were Mark Peploe and Bernardo Bertolucci for “The Last Emperor,” which swept all the Oscars. The other three nominees were James Dearden for “Fatal Attraction,” Lasse Hallstrom, Reidar Jonsson, Brasse Brannstorm and Per Berglund for the Swedish serio-comedy, “My Life as a Dog,” and Tony Huston (John Huston’s son) for “The Dead.”