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3 Ratings: 2.7
A movie directed by John Maybury

Oscar-winner Adrien Brody (THE PIANO) stars in THE JACKET, an intense psychological thriller about a Gulf War veteran who finds himself trapped inside another terrifying scenario. Shot in the head while in Iraq, Jack Starks (Brody) has returned home … see full wiki

Director: John Maybury
Release Date: 2005
MPAA Rating: Unrated
2 reviews about Jacket
review by . November 13, 2009
Pros: interesting work by Brody     Cons: fairly good, little dark     The Bottom Line:   "Crazy, I'm crazy for feeling so lonely  I'm crazy, crazy for feeling so blue"  ~Willie Nelson     About half way through The Jacket, I flashed back to an older 1980 movie, Altered States starring William Hurt. Although the concept is different, if was also vaguely the same. Placing someone in a controlled environment, …
review by . March 07, 2005
Pros: Great Cast and interesting story.     Cons: May be to heady and dark for some.     The Bottom Line: A solid and entertaining though at times, very disturbing film.     The human mind is a deep and complex organ that to this day is not fully understood by the best scientific minds on the planet. It is known that only a small percentage of the mind is actually used, with the vast majority of the unused portion presenting a mystery. …
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