Share:

Tropic Thunder(Movie, 2008)

R
| 1h 47min | Genres: Action, Comedy

The movie they think they're making... isn't a movie anymore.

Tropic ThunderRating: 3.3/5 (with 1,203 votes)
Tropic Thunder is a 2008 action comedy film directed by Ben Stiller. It stars Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr., Jay Baruchel and Brandon T. Jackson as a group of prima donna actors who are making a fictional Vietnam War film. When their frustrated director (played by Steve Coogan) drops them in the middle of a jungle, they are forced to rely on their acting skills to survive the real action and danger. The screenplay by Justin Theroux, Stiller, and Etan Cohen was from a story by Stiller and Theroux. The film was produced by Stuart Cornfeld, Stiller and Eric McLeod for Red Hour Productions and DreamWorks Pictures as an international co-production between the United States, Germany and the United Kingdom. Stiller's idea for the film originated while playing a minor role in Empire of the Sun, and he later enliste... ()
Movie poster of Tropic Thunder

Where to watch Tropic Thunder (cinema/streaming/download)?

"Tropic Thunder" is currently available on 1 providers. Tropic Thunder can be rented on Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

About Tropic Thunder

Vietnam veteran 'Four Leaf' Tayback's memoir, Tropic Thunder, is being made into a film, but Director Damien Cockburn can’t control the cast of prima donnas. Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive to get filming back on track, or risk its cancellation. On Tayback's advice, Cockburn drops the actors into the middle of the jungle to film the remaining scenes but, unbeknownst to the actors and production, the group have been dropped in the middle of the Golden Triangle, the home of heroin-producing gangs.

Trailer for Tropic Thunder + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Trailer 1(Trailer)

Additional Information

Official websites:
Made by: DreamWorks, Red Hour Films, Goldcrest Pictures, Internationale Filmproduktion Stella-del-Sud Second
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Translations: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Indonesian (ID), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/13/2008 (World premiere: 08/09/2008)
Cast: Ben Stiller, Robert Downey, Jr., Jack Black, Jay Baruchel, Brandon T. Jackson, Nick Nolte, Steve Coogan, Danny McBride, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Cruise, Bill Hader, Alicia Silverstone, Anthony Ruivivar, Brandon Soo Hoo, Christine Taylor, Jason Bateman, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jon Voight, Maria Menounos, Martin Lawrence, Reggie Lee, The Mooney Suzuki, Tobey Maguire, Tyra Banks, Mini Andén, Valerie Azlynn, Mickey Rooney, Yvette Nicole Brown, Lance Bass, Kevin Pollak, Justin Theroux, Amy Stiller
Director: Ben Stiller
Producer: Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfeld
Screenwriter: Justin Theroux, Etan Cohen, Ben Stiller
Executive Producer: Justin Theroux
Director of Photography: John Toll
Composer: Theodore Shapiro
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Tropická bouře"
"Tropic Thunder - Hol Dir die volle Dröhnung!"
"Tropic Thunder, ¡Una guerra muy perra!"
"Tonnerre sous les tropiques"
"Τροπική Καταιγίδα"
"Trópusi vihar"
"Burza w Tropikach"
"Солдаты неудачи"
"ดาราประจัญบาน ท.ทหารจำเป็น"
Budget: 92,000,000 USD
Revenue: 188,072,649 USD (= 204%)

Movie recommendations for Tropic Thunder

If you like Tropic Thunder then you might also like the following movies:

Pineapple Express(2008)

R

1h 51min

Austin Powers in Goldmember(2002)

Certification unknown

1h 34min

Zoolander(2001)

PG-13

1h 29min

Similar movies as Tropic Thunder

These movies are similar to Tropic Thunder (story/era etc.):

The Legend of Tarzan(2016)

PG-13

1h 49min

A Star Is Born(1937)

Certification unknown

1h 51min

The Artist(2011)

PG-13

1h 40min

Afonya(1975)

Certification unknown

1h 32min

Tarzan and the Amazons(1945)

Certification unknown

1h 16min
WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:1725, Added: 02/07/2018, Last updated: 08/18/2018