The Jacket

The Jacket

Title: The Jacket

Release: 2005

Rating: 7.1

Language: English

Country: Germany, USA

Runtime: 103

Genre: Action,Drama,Fantasy,Horror,Mystery,Sci-Fi,Thriller

The Jacket

Release 2005
Rating 7.1
Language English
Country Germany, USA
Runtime 103
Genre Action,Drama,Fantasy,Horror,Mystery,Sci-Fi,Thriller



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 pear shaped when a cop pulls them over and is murdered by the stranger. The vet. is wrongly accused of killing the cop and lands up in an asylum. A quack doctor prescribes a course of experimental therapy, restraining him in a heavy duty straight jacket-like device, and locks him away in a body drawer of the basement morgue. During course of his treatment he gets flashbacks and visions of his future , where he can foresee he is to die in four days time. The catch is he doesn't know how. Thus commences the classic race against time.

Director :

John Maybury

Writer :

Tom Bleecker (story), Marc Rocco (story), Massy Tadjedin (screenplay)

Actors :

... Jack Starks

... Jackie Price

... Dr. Thomas Becker

... Dr. Beth Lorenson

... Jean Price

... The Stranger

... Rudy Mackenzie