My new project...
I'm currently working with Oscar nominated filmmaker Bill Plympton to produce his next feature, REVENGEANCE. It's a traditional hand-drawn animated film comprised of over 40,000 individual drawings - all... Read more
A must-read for KUBRICK fans!
This is a must-read for Kubrick and Full Metal Jacket fans!
Jim Hemphill (The Trouble with the Truth) Talks Matthew Modine’s Full Metal Jacket Diary
Adam... Read more
A newly discovered photo of Stanley Kubrick
Watch Matthew Modine and Adam Rackoff at the Cinequest Film Festival
Check out these interviews from the Cinequest Film Festival.
Matthew Modine on Stanley Kubrick, Full Metal Jacket, and Bollywood
Matthew Modine and Adam Rackoff discuss the Full Metal Jacket Diary iPad... Read more
When nothing goes right, keep on going...
The Full Metal Jacket Diary project is the topic of discussion on the next episode of Between the Lines with Barry Kibrickon PBS. Barry has an in-depth conversation... Read more
Get a signed 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray of "FMJ" while supplies last!
We sold out of the first batch of Blu-rays, but we just got more! If you're interested in getting a copy of the new 25th Anniversary Blu-ray "DigiBook" Edition... Read more
Backer Loyalty Tier: Get a FREE FMJD Promo Code!
iPad App Backers -
The first 75 iPad app Backers to pledge $15 or more to our new Kickstarter campaign will receive a bonus promo code to download the Full... Read more
Pre-Order the NEW FMJ Diary Audiobook on Kickstarter!
Be the first to pre-order the new Full Metal Jacket Diary Audiobook ONLY on Kickstarter!
The audiobook will feature newly remastered audio, an all-new 20-page photo booklet, and new... Read more
FMJ Diary Wins "Maverick Innovator Award" at Cinequest Film Festival
On Saturday, March 15, the FMJ Diary iPad app won the "Maverick Innovator Award" at the Cinequest Film Festival in Silicon Valley.
Matthew Modine, Producer Adam Rackoff, Designer Jason Parry,... Read more
An Afternoon with Matthew Modine
If you're in northern California THIS Saturday, March 15, please join us at the Cinequest Film Festival for An Afternoon with Matthew Modine: Maverick Innovator Award Recipient.
A FULL METAL... Read more
Meet Matthew Modine at the Apple Store, Regent Street in London
If you're in London on Thursday, February 6, stop by the Apple Store on Regent Street to meet Matthew Modine in person. He'll be discussing the making of his... Read more
Full Metal Jacket Minimal Movie Poster Screen Prints
Back this Kickstarter project and get a cool Full Metal Jacket screen printed poster!
HOLIDAY APP SALE! 40% OFF!
We just dropped the price of the Full Metal Jacket Diary iPad app by 40% to ONLY $5.99! This special Holiday sale won't last for long, so tell... Read more
BREAKING NEWS: Matthew Modine’s "Full Metal Jacket Diary" iPad App Wins The Accolade Competition
December 17, 2013 - The Accolade Competition has awarded Matthew Modine and producer Adam Rackoff the prestigious Best Mobile Media Programming “Award of Merit” for their Full Metal... Read more
Matthew Modine to LIVE Tweet while "FMJ" airs on IFC!
"Full Metal Jacket” airs on the IFC network THIS Thursday, Dec. 12, at 8:15 p.m. EST (5:15 p.m. PST). Matthew Modine (Pvt. Joker) will be live tweeting throughout the... Read more
Cultural Weekly Interview: ‘Full Metal Jacket’ Transforms Into Immersive App
Cultural Weekly recently interviewed me and Matthew for their new site. Click on the link below to read the first part (the second part will post next week).... Read more
FMJD 50% OFF Today & Tomorrow for Marine Corps Birthday & Veterans Day
Today is the U.S. Marine Corps Birthday and tomorrow is Veterans Day. In honor of this, we just dropped the price of FMJD on iTunes for the next... Read more
"FULL METAL JACKET DIARY" WINS @ NEW MEDIA FILM FESTIVAL
Watch Matthew's acceptance speech at the New Media Film Festival in Los Angeles!
TODAY! Join me and Bill Plympton at New York Comic-Con!
If you're in NYC today, please join me at NY Comic-Con! I'll be speaking with Bill Plympton and James Hancock about our new film, CHEATIN'! MTV Geek listed our... Read more
Help Sean Astin ("Lord of the Rings") Kickstart His Radio Show!
Hey, Backers -
If you can spare a few bucks, please consider backing actor Sean Astin's new project on Kickstarter. Simply click on the link below to learn more and... Read more
WRITE a Review, WIN a Limited Edition Print!
I hope you're all having a great summer! For the rest of August, Matthew and I are running a fun contest. If you write an iTunes review of... Read more
Follow @FMJDiary on Instagram!
We just started a Full Metal Jacket Diary Instagram feed. Each week we'll post new photographs that Matthew took on the set of Full Metal Jacket over 25 years... Read more
New FREE Sample App! And FMJD Wins "Best App" Award!
We have three exciting updates for you!
1) We just released a FREE Full Metal Jacket Diary sample app! If you haven't already downloaded the full app, you... Read more
Matthew Modine: Adding An App To His Credits
From SOCALshowbiz: Southern California's #1 Entertainment Arts Resource
One of the most prolific and respected actors in Hollywood (this author’s favorites - Vision Quest and Full Metal Jacket), as... Read more
ImperialBeachPatch: "Modine's Full Metal Jacket App Picked for Film Festival"
While playing the role of a Marine in 1968 Vietnam named Private Joker, director Stanley Kubrick asked Matthew Modine to keep a journal to document his experience during the... Read more
BOMAN MODINE, SON OF ACTOR MATTHEW MODINE, LAUNCHES KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN TO FUND FILM ABOUT CYSTIC FIBROSIS
LOS ANGELES, CA – (May 14, 2013) – Boman Modine was born in London while his father, Matthew Modine, was filming Stanley Kubrick's classic Vietnam War film, Full Metal Jacket.... Read more
Matthew Modine Joins Ralph Bakshi’s Crowdsourced ‘Last Days Of Coney Island’
Animator Ralph Bakshi (Fritz The Cat, Coonskin, Cool World) is mounting his first film project in 15 years with the help of Kickstarter and Matthew Modine. The Dark... Read more
New Media Film Festival & The Jimmy Star Show!
Dear Backers -
I just wanted to share a few quick updates and links.
- The FULL METAL JACKET DIARY iPad App was just accepted into the New Media Film Festival!... Read more
MEET Matthew Modine & Bill Plympton TOMORROW NIGHT in Los Angeles!
If you live in the Los Angeles area, Matthew Modine will be appearing with animator Bill Plympton tomorrow night! See below for details.
The Trepany House and Muybridge... Read more
FADE IN Magazine's ALL KUBRICK Issue Now Available!
FADE IN Magazine's latest issue features a 9-page cover story on the FMJD iPad app and why we used Kickstarter! Click on the links below to read.
http://www.fadeinonline.com/stanley_kubrick/articles/full_metal_jacket/... Read more
Help KICKSTART Bill Plympton's NEW Feature Film!
Please help support our friend Bill Plympton! He's raising funds on Kickstarter to complete his new feature-length animated film!
He's offering some awesome rewards! For only $100, you... Read more
Get the new LACMA Kubrick App FREE on iTunes!!!
In conjunction with the exhibition "Stanley Kubrick" on view through June 30th, 2013, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), this FREE app for iPhone and iPad... Read more
LAST NIGHT to SAVE $10.00 on the FMJD iPad App!!!
If you haven't yet downloaded the FMJD iPad App, tonight is your last chance to SAVE $10.00!!! The price will go back up tomorrow morning.
You can also use this... Read more
FMJD iPad App ONLY $4.99 this weekend!
FULL METAL JACKET DIARY iPad App Discounted 66% in Honor of United States Marine Corps Birthday and Veterans Day
In honor of the United States Marine Corps Birthday (Nov.... Read more
WIRED just posted a story and review of the Full Metal Jacket Diary iPad app on the main page of wired.com.
Full Metal Jacket App: ‘Something Stanley Kubrick Would... Read more
Be the first to see the NEW FMJD Demo Video!
If you haven't downloaded the app yet, maybe this demo video will convince you to pull the trigger!
We now have 27 "five star" ratings on iTunes, but we... Read more
Radio Interview with Matthew Modine!
Matthew Modine was on the Brett Winterble radio Show on Friday night discussing the 25th anniversary of Full Metal Jacket and the new FMJD iPad app. But don't worry,... Read more
Entertainment Weekly Article on FULL METAL JACKET DIARY!
'Full Metal Jacket' at 25: Matthew Modine tries to answer, 'What was Stanley like?'
By Jeff Labrecque
We made Entertainment Weekly's "Must List"
Pick up a copy of this week's Entertainment Weekly featuring James Bond on the cover. The FMJD iPad app is #6 on this week's "Must List."
And check out the... Read more
Matthew Modine Compares Christopher Nolan and Stanley Kubrick
Check out this article on Hollywood.com.
'Dark Knight Rises' Actor Matthew Modine Compares Christopher Nolan and Stanley Kubrick
Magazine Article: Matthew Modine "goes full-metal digital"
Check out this great article in the latest issue of THE MODERN – YOUR LIFE IN RETRO, an online magazine.
Matthew Modine: The acclaimed actor goes full-metal digital with a... Read more
Only two days left!
We have less than 44 hours to raise as much money as possible! If you know someone that might be interested in supporting this project, please let them know. This... Read more
I just want to thank all members of the armed forces, past and present, who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.
We are proud supporters of the Wounded Warrior... Read more
It's official! Pvt. Joker is in The Dark Knight Rises!
Congratulations are in order! Matthew Modine has officially joined the cast of THE DARK KNIGHT RISES! He's playing a character named "Nixon," but all other details are being kept highly... Read more
We did it!
We reached our goal the other day! I just want to thank each and every one of you for your support. We couldn't have done it without you! And we... Read more
From Kubrick to Nolan???
We got more hardcover books!
I just got 18 copies of the hardcover book! For a pledge of only $240, you'll receive one of these out-of-print limited edition numbered copies signed by Matthew Modine. As... Read more
$40 Limited Edition Postcard REVEALED!
Designer Jason Parry has just finished creating our limited edition SQUARE "postcard." These beautifully printed 5 x 5-inch cards feature Matthew's famous photograph of Stanley Kubrick's director's chair on the... Read more
NEW REWARD: Custom 3 x 3 foot prints!
We've had a few inquiries about getting larger custom prints, so we decided to add a new reward! For only $5,000 you can pick your favorite photograph from the book... Read more
THE MADNESS OF “FULL METAL JACKET”
Read this great new piece by Jamie Stuart of FILMMAKER Magazine! It even mentions the development of the app! Thanks, Jamie!
More copies of the hardcover book now available!
The first reward to SELL OUT was the limited edition hardcover books signed by Matthew Modine. Well, we're now offering our last 9 copies at only $225! This could be... Read more
New FMJD Wikipedia Page!
Check out the new Full Metal Jacket Diary Wikipedia page! It's a work in progress.
Pictures of the $300 original cover proofs! ONLY 4 LEFT!
Some people have asked to see pictures of the original cover proofs for Michel Ciment’s book.
“Kubrick: The Definitive Edition” is an out-of-print book featuring Matthew’s famous photograph of Kubrick’s... Read more
Read "People with Passion: Matthew Modine" - an all-new interview!
Jack Silverstein covers music, sports, and culture in Chicago. His book “Our President” is available on Amazon.com.
He recently interviewed Matthew about the creation of the diary, his experience on Full... Read more
We're half way there! Listen to page 1!
We just hit $10,000!!! Thanks to all our backers for their support!
Listen to Matthew reading the first page of his book!
"What was Stanley like?"
Read Matthew Modine's all-new interview on Kubrick and FMJ!
Linda Belhadj is studying to be a journalist at the French university La Sorbonne in Paris. She recently interviewed Matthew about Stanley Kubrick and Full Metal Jacket. You can... Read more
Examples of the $400 fine art prints!
Some people have asked what the $400 prints look like, so I pulled six examples and took a few photos of each. I hope this helps to show the quality... Read more
Launching our project at the Kickstarter office in NYC!
With the help of Yancey Strickler and the Kickstarter team, Matthew and I launched our FMJD project at the Kickstarter office on Tuesday afternoon - a company first!
Matthew's son,... Read more