Tropic thunder
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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
1415740097 :, 9781415740095, 1415747121, 9781415747124, 9789736350153, 9736350150
UPC
097363501541, 097363501589, 00097363501589

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General Note
Special features: cast commentary with Ben Stiller, Jack Black and Robert Downey, Jr. Blowing up shit. The hot LZ. The cast of Tropic Thunder. Make up test with Tom Cruise. Full mags. Rain of madness trailer. MTV movie awards.
General Note
Cameo appearrances by Matthew McConaughey and Tom Cruise.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, John Toll ; editor, Greg Hayden ; music, Theodore Shapiro.
Participants/Performers
Robert Downey, Jr., Jack Black, Jay Baruchel, Brandon T. Jackson, Ben Stiller, Eric Winzenried, Steve Coogan, Danny McBride, Nick Nolte, Brandon Jackson, Bill Hader, Brandon Soo Hoo, Reggie Lee, Trieu Tran.
Description
Watch John 'Four Leaf' Tayback as he fights a gruesome battle during the Vietnam War. But, this is actually a scene from 'Tropic Thunder, ' a big-budget adaptation of Tayback's wartime memoir. Starring as the central platoon are Speedman, Lazarus, Chino and Portnoy, as well as young character actor Kevin Sandusky. To play the character of African American Sgt. Osiris, Lazarus dyes his skin dark and refuses to break from character. When a scene goes awry, the film's director, Damien Cockburn goes off. With filming a month behind schedule only five days into shooting, the real 'Four Leaf' takes Cockburn aside and suggests that he drop the actors in a real jungle and use hidden cameras to capture the action. Chaos and insanity ensue.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language including sexual references, violent content, and drug material.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital.
Language
English, French or Spanish dialogue with English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Cornfeld, S., McLeod, E., Stiller, B., Theroux, J., Cohen, E., Downey, R., Jr., Black, J., Baruchel, J., Jackson, B. T., Winzenried, E., Coogan, S., McBride, D., Hader, B., Soo Hoo, B., Lee, R. T., & Tran, T. (2008). Tropic thunder (Widescreen.). DreamWorks/Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Stuart. Cornfeld et al.. 2008. Tropic Thunder. Hollywood, Calif.: DreamWorks/Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Stuart. Cornfeld et al.. Tropic Thunder Hollywood, Calif.: DreamWorks/Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cornfeld, Stuart., et al. Tropic Thunder Widescreen., DreamWorks/Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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