Tropic Thunder

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Generally favorable reviews - based on 39 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 512 Ratings

Summary: Tropic Thunder is an action comedy about a group of self-absorbed actors who set out to make the most expensive war film. After ballooning costs force the studio to cancel the movie, the frustrated director refuses to stop shooting, leading his cast into the jungles of Southeast Asia, where they encounter real bad guys. (Paramount Pictures)

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Runtime: 107 min
Rating: Rated R for pervasive language including sexual references, violent content and drug material.
Production: DreamWorks SKG
Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Countries: USA, Germany, UK
Languages: English, Mandarin
Home Release Date: Nov 18, 2008
Director Credit
Ben Stiller Director
Writer Credit
Ben Stiller Story
Etan Cohen Screenplay
Justin Theroux Story
Principal Cast Credit
Ben Stiller Tugg Speedman - Hot LZ
Jack Black Jeff Portnoy - Hot LZ
Robert Downey Jr. Kirk Lazarus
Cast Credit
Amy Stiller Script Supervisor - Vietnam Crew
Anthony Ruivivar Platoon Sergeant Shot In Head - Hot LZ
Brandon T. Jackson Alpa Chino - Hot LZ
Danny McBride Cody - Vietnam Crew
David Pressman First Assistant Director - Vietnam Crew
Dempsey Silva Special Effects Assistant - Vietnam Crew
Eric Winzenried Chopper Pilot - Hot LZ
Jay Baruchel Kevin Sandusky - Hot LZ
Jeff Kahn Snooty Waiter - Fatties Trailer
Matt Levin Cameraperson - Vietnam Crew
Steve Coogan Damien Cockburn - Vietnam Crew
Valerie Azlynn Damien's Assistant - Vietnam Crew
Producer Credit
Ben Stiller Producer
Brian Taylor Co-Producer
Eric McLeod Producer
Justin Theroux Executive Producer
Matt Eppedio Associate Producer
Patrick Esposito Post-Production Producer
Stuart Cornfeld Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: