Tropic Thunder

Tropic Thunder Trailers

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Original title Tropic Thunder
Category Comedy, Action
UK Release Date
Production year 2008
Production Country United States
Directors Ben Stiller
Cast Robert Downey Jr., Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Cruise, Mickey Rooney, Tobey Maguire, Brandon T. Jackson
Distributor Paramount Pictures UK


In the action-comedy “Tropic Thunder,” Ben Stiller plays pampered action superstar Tugg Speedman, who is cast in the biggest, most expensive war movie ever produced. He sets out to Southeast Asia with a “Who’s Who” of celebrity co-stars. They include Kirk Lazarus (Robert Downey Jr.), an intense, three-time Oscar®-winning actor; Jeff Portnoy (Jack Black), star of the popular gross-out comedy franchise “The Fatties”; multi-platinum hip-hop-star-turned-entrepreneur-turned-actor Alpa Chino (Brandon T. Jackson); and first-timer Kevin Sandusky (Jay Baruchel)...