We'll mark with smoke, over. Shoot me in the fucking face! The sky is a dead gray from the oil fires billowing to the north. The paradoxes of love are the paradoxes of war, the lesson goes, the thing you love most deeply might someday fail you. Field-fuck: an act wherein marines violate one member of the unit, typically someone who has recently been a jerk or abused rank or acted antisocial, ignoring the unspoken contracts of brotherhood and camaraderie and esprit de corps and the combat family. You want a brand, you gotta earn it.
The cold weight, the buttstock in the shoulder, the sexy slope and fall of the trigger guard. The drill instructor is the drill instructor or sir. What will I tell my mother? Do you know why I don't? So for now, these Iraqis who have raped and pillaged. I don't need your fucking attitude. What took you so long? What would you be doing if you were a civilian? I must return to the thing I know best, possibly the only thing I truly know: being a jarhead. This is the other side.
So many of his roles dating back to his performance in Garden State and beyond see him portraying an unsung sarcastic asshole. Swofford: Sir-- Drill Instructor Fitch:. The oil fires burn in the distance, the sky a smoke-filled landscape, a new dimension really, thick and billowing. I don't hear you laughing now. Get rid of the ball. Does the inside of office buildings; you know, the metal studs.
Anthony 'Swoff' Swofford: I wanted the pink mist. But no matter what else he might do with his hands-- love a woman, build a house, change his son's diaper-- his hands remember the rifle. Come on, Swoff, it was your watch. It's time for me to. Peter Sarsgaard delivers a very expectable, but always entertaining performance. Bored Gunny: to Anthony Swofford I'm gonna put you in Golf Company. I'm about to read to you what Mr.
Check out what I put in his mouth. This fucked up rodeo is over! The problems of his psyche had become manifest in his hands. I remember some of the lies and most of the questions. I don't want you covering my ass. You must pay for everything that you say.
After all, I was made in a war. Swofford: Sir, I'm not gay, sir! Come on, Swoff, pack up. Killed 37 Chinese by hand during the Boxer Rebellion of 1900. That is a pile of dogshit! I'd drink a gallon of her pee just to see where it came from. I gotta show you something.
Why don't we have a look at that? We turn the inside of our hootch into a circus, and inside of this circus we cannot be injured, inside of our circus we cannot be touched. But guess what, you guys are scheduled. I think I know who cheated and who stayed faithful. Kristina has a new friend, man. And I'd run his crews, too, probably increase productivity 40 to 50%. Someone shot their camels, man.
You know You Are The Sunshine Of My Life? I'll say it was an accidental discharge. We can't see the superhighway. And he lied about it on his application. You are mud, sand, and dust. Not a lot of memorable special effects were used in this money. Without me, my rifle is nothing.
But for me, there was nowhere else. They won't leave her alone! Now, here are the rules. They even include the scene where Fergus lights the flares on fire, which taken out of context makes it look like the marines are under attack. Drill Instructor Fitch: You the maggot whose father served in Vietnam? Get on your face and give me 25. You use what you have.
Hey, teach me some of that Arabic. Spit on your finger and hold that bitch up. They haven't even told us what's in these pills. I came here to fight. Motherfuck, it's gotten the battalion.