Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentMilitary · 1 decade ago

LOL did R. Lee Ermey improvise this part in full metal jacket?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    hahaha. we had a pretty eloquent old guy too. some of those lines been around awhile. a great movie, and this part is hilarious, but the memories of the real deal do not fade.

    thanks for sharing.

  • 1 decade ago

    From what I read on IMDB he improvised it. He was a real DI so it came natural. He's also in the movie The Boys In Company C.

  • 1 decade ago

    He was actually just an advisor on the set and he was constantly correcting the original actor they had cast. Finally the director just had him do the job!

    Source(s): AF spouse - 21 years
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