The Jacket Trailer & Clips


The Jacket full movie is released on Mar 04, 2005. Watch The Jacket online - the English Drama movie from United States , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $21,733,230. The Jacket is directed by John Maybury and created by Tom Bleecker with Adrien Brody and Keira Knightley. The Jacket is available online on DIRECTV and Apple iTunes.

The film centers on a wounded Gulf war veteran who returns to his native Vermont suffering from bouts of amnesia. He is hitching and gets picked up by a stranger, things go wrong when a cop pulls them over and is murdered by a stranger. The vet is wrongly accused of the killing and lands in an asylum. A disreputable doctor prescribes a course of experimental therapy, restraining him in a modified strength straight jacket-like device, and locks him away in a cadaver drawer in the basement morgue. During the course of his treatment, he gets flashbacks and visions of his future where he can foresee that he is to die in four days time; He just doesn't know how. And thus commences the classic race against time for this tortured veteran with an expiration date.

As know as:

Trako krekls, La camisole de force, Лудачка кошуља, Tramdomieji, Hullusärk

Release Date:

Mar 04, 2005

Release Date (Streaming):

Sep 04, 2007


United States, Germany



Stream Service:

Warner Independent

Production Companies:

Mandalay Pictures, Warner Independent Pictures (WIP), 2929 Productions

Gross worldwide:



the first one is hard, then comes easy, Terror has a new name., When you die, all you want to do is come back., I was 27 years old the first time I died.


Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
Smart thriller is for mature older teens only.
by rottentomatoes, Dec 28, 2010
Stella Papamichael
Ultimately it doesn't amount to much, but like Starks' drug-induced trip, The Jacket is about the journey not the destination.
by rottentomatoes, May 10, 2005
Andrew Sarris
The acting is uniformly excellent.
by rottentomatoes, Mar 17, 2005

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