The Calgary Herald gave it a rating of 3/5, commenting: "This could either be good or very, very bad. [129] The Broadcast Film Critics Association nominated Downey for Best Supporting Actor and awarded Tropic Thunder Best Comedy Movie at the BFCA's Critics' Choice Awards. I feel like hopefully it's its own thing, which has a lot of familiar stuff that we are playing off of.". "[32] Stiller commented on Downey's portrayal of a white actor playing a black man: "When people see the movie – in the context of the film, he's playing a method actor who's gone to great lengths to play a black guy. "[85], Tropic Thunder was released in the United States on DVD and Blu-ray on November 18, 2008, three months after its release and a week after the end of its theatrical run in the U.S. and Canada. [49] Many of the sets and the bridge used for one of the final scenes were built in three months. Listen to Bam Bam Riddim by Tropic Thunder Records, 7,821 Shazams. [35] In November 2007, images of Cruise wearing a bald headpiece and a fatsuit appeared on Inside Edition, as well as on the Internet. [41], Although Southern California and Mexico were considered for the main unit filming, the Hawaiian island of Kaua'i (where Stiller has a home) was selected for the majority of the shooting. [114], Tropic Thunder opened in 3,319 theaters and, for its first five days of American and Canadian release, earned $36,845,588. The film received generally positive reviews, with critics praising the film's characters, story, faux trailers, and the performances of Stiller, Downey, Black and Tom Cruise. "[76] A coalition of more than 20 disability advocacy groups, including the Special Olympics and the Arc of the United States, objected to the film's repeated and excessive use of the word "retard". [71] On August 3, 2008, Stiller, Downey, and Black visited Camp Pendleton, a U.S. Marine Corps base in California, to present a screening to over a thousand military members and their families. "[140], Disability advocates and others who previewed the film reported that the offensive treatment of individuals with mental disabilities was woven throughout the film's plot. Blackface? [4] Reacting to the film's opening receipts, DreamWorks spokesman Chip Sullivan stated "We're thrilled, quite frankly. A website for Simple Jack, a faux film exhibited within the film, was removed by DreamWorks on August 4, due to protests from disability advocates. This page was last edited on 21 January 2021, at 19:16. Customer reviews (4.7) | 7 Customer reviews. Tropic Thunder (2008) menghabiskan biaya produksi sebesar $ 92.000.000,00 tetapi pengeluaran ini sebanding bila di lihat dari keuntungan yang di hasilkan sebesar $ 188.072.649,00. 5 Stars (5) 4 Stars (2) 3 Stars (0) 2 Stars (0) 1 Star (0) Write a review Log in or create an account to leave a review! David Ansen of Newsweek approved of the trailers, writing "Tropic Thunder is the funniest movie of the summer—so funny, in fact, that you start laughing before the film itself has begun. Songs and music featured in Tropic Thunder Soundtrack. Downey shown with his character Kirk Lazarus, himself in character as Lincoln Osiris. "[75] The drink was sold in college bookstores, on Amazon.com, and at other retailers.[75]. Theroux returned to acting in the film Your Highness (2011), as Leezar, an evil wizard who kidnaps a princess. And now people are having a hot debate on social media about another portrayal – Robert Downey Jr’s character in Tropic Thunder. "[142] Co-writer Etan Cohen echoed Stiller's rationale: "Some people have taken this as making fun of handicapped people, but we're really trying to make fun of the actors who use this material as fodder for acclaim. [56], Six companies working on different scenes and elements created 500 shots of visual effects in the film. The global movement led to people sharing experiences where they faced discrimination over their race. The character undergoes a pigmentation procedure to make his skin darker for the portrayal of Staff Sergeant Lincoln Osiris in a Vietnam war movie. The mockumentary was released on the iTunes Store after the film's release and was also included on the home video release. Some have called for the removal of the movie from online platforms since they find the character offensive. [53] The opening war scene was filmed over three weeks and required fifty stuntmen. [83], The North American release was scheduled for July 11, 2008, but was delayed until August 15, before being brought forward to August 13. 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. [122] In a November 2008 issue by Entertainment Weekly, Downey's film role was considered one of the three contenders for Best Supporting Actor. [47] Two units shot simultaneously on the island from the ground, and an aerial unit shot from helicopters. Co-writer Justin Theroux appears in two brief roles as a UH-1 Huey gunner and the disc jockey from Zoolander (shown in a deleted scene). Members of several disability groups picketed before the premiere, protesting at the portrayal of intellectual disability shown in the film. [93], After attending an industry screening in April 2008 Michael Cieply from The New York Times stated that the film was "... shaping up as one of [DreamWorks]'s best prospects for the summer. Written by Flo Rida, Dj Montay, Korey Roberson, Howard Simmons & T-Pain (as T-Pain) Performed by Flo Rida featuring T-Pain (as T-Pain) Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp. By arrangement with Warner Music Group & TV Licensing [141] Stiller defended the film, stating "We screened the movie so many times and this didn't come up until very late ... in the context of the film I think it's really clear, they were making fun of the actors and actors who try to use serious subjects to win awards. Tugg initially remains behind, believing Flaming Dragon to be his "family", but runs back screaming, chased by an angry horde. [57] CIS Visual Effects Group assisted with the Scorcher VI faux trailer and twenty additional shots for the home media release. It’s the kind of summer comedy that rolls in, makes a lot of people laugh and rolls on to video. 29 lyrics with the source Tropic Thunder. Downey Jr previously spoke about the controversial portrayal and defended the character. Several faux websites were created for the main characters and some of their prior film roles. [72] On August 8, 2008, a special 30-minute fictional E! ___ Downey Jr., actor from "Tropic Thunder" who played Dr. John in the 2020 movie "Dolittle" ROBERT ___ Das, Indian comedian of "Abroad Understanding" VIR ___ Bed Have Your Boots Been Under? Action-comedy is everyone’s favourite genre in Hollywood. Tropic Thunder, YouTube Movies People react to Downey Jr’s character. Tropic Thunder Tropicali Tutti Frutti UK Cheese Ultra Sonja Urkle Train Haze Valentine X Valley Ghash VCDC Violet Haze Venom OG Versace Vietnamese Bubba Violeta Violet Delight Walker Kush Wally OG Wappa Wedding Cake Wellness OG White 99 White Cheese White Cookies White Dawg White Diesel White Elephant White Fire Alien OG White Fire OG White Gold White Gorilla … To portray his character, Cruise used a, "It's so funny to me that the role is a guy who is an Oscar-seeking moron. But it's satire, not black face, so he'll never be canceled. [29] Downey required between one and a half to two hours of make-up application. He is a nephew of writer Paul Theroux and a cousin of journalists Louis Theroux and Marcel Theroux. From the movie 'Tropic Thunder' (2008) 11 more lyrics by DJ Ezteq. [5][42] Filming for the Los Angeles and interior scenes occurred on sets at Universal Studios in Hollywood. Justin was born and raised in Washington, DC, the son of Phyllis (Grissim), a writer for The Washington Post, and Eugene Theroux, a corporate lawyer. Tugg, believing Damien faked his death to encourage the cast to give better performances, assures the others that Damien is alive, and that they are still shooting the film. Tropic Thunder subtitles. Tropic Thunder (2008) Awards. The film placed first in the weekend's box office with $25,812,796, surpassing Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Mirrors, which debuted the same weekend. Directed by Ben Stiller. Trieu Tran as Tru: A dedicated soldier, and actor, in the Flaming Dragon gang. {{#media.focal_point}}. Paparazzi have ruined what should have been a fun discovery for moviegoers. Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive to get filming back on track, or risk its cancellation. "[35] Claudia Puig of USA Today gave the film a positive review, writing "There are some wildly funny scenes, a few leaden ones and others that are scattershot, with humorous satire undercut by over-the-top grisliness. I think they'll try again. Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks released the film in the US on August 13, 2008. One social media user said: “It’s satire, not blackface, so he’ll never be canceled. Download on Amazon - Name of the Game Play on Apple Music - Name of the Game Download on iTunes - Name of … [58] To expand on the comedy in the film, some of the explosions and crashes were embellished to look more destructive. Damian and the actors get dropped off in the jungle by helicopter. At least one of the ads was produced by Paramount Pictures and intended for early For Your Consideration awareness for Downey's role. Special features include an unrated director's cut of the film which is 12 minutes longer than the theatrical release, audio commentaries (including one featuring Stiller, Downey, and Black, with Downey providing his commentary as Lincoln Osiris, a nod to a joke in the film that Lazarus never breaks character until he completes the DVD commentary), several featurettes, deleted scenes, an alternate ending, and the Rain of Madness mockumentary. The soundtrack features songs from The Temptations, MC Hammer, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Edwin Starr, and other artists. The gang discovers he is the star of their favorite film, the box-office bomb Simple Jack, and force him to reenact it several times a day. A screening was shown, but it was not chosen to compete against the other films at the festival. When Four Leaf and pyrotechnics operator Cody Underwood try to locate the deceased director, they are captured by Flaming Dragon. [143] A DreamWorks spokesman did not directly respond to the criticism, claiming that Tropic Thunder "... is an R-rated comedy that satirizes Hollywood and its excesses, makes its point by featuring inappropriate and over-the-top characters in ridiculous situations. On June 9, 2010, it was announced that a spin-off film would be developed centering on Grossman. Tropic Thunder: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack was released on August 5, 2008, the week before the film was released in theaters.. Five songs, "Cum On Feel the Noize" by Quiet Riot, "Sympathy for the Devil" by The Rolling Stones, "For What It's Worth" by Buffalo Springfield, "Low" by Flo Rida and T-Pain, and "Get Back" by Ludacris, were not present on the soundtrack, yet did … Studios consider the third week of August to be a weaker performing period than earlier in the summer because of students returning to school. [127][128] The film was nominated for Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical, for the Satellite Awards. Meanwhile, in Los Angeles, Tugg's agent Rick 'Pecker' Peck confronts Les over an unfulfilled term in Tugg's contract that entitles him to a TiVo. [78] Amy Powell, an advertising executive with Paramount, reflected on the timing of the release of Madness: "We always thought that people would be talking about Tropic Thunder at the water cooler, and that's why we decided to release Rain of Madness two weeks into Tropic's run—to keep this positive buzz going. [53][60][61] For the safety of the crew and cast, the detonators were added one hour before the explosion and nobody was allowed to be within 400 feet (120 m) during detonation. Doing Blackface - Joe Rogan - … "[146], Five songs, "Cum On Feel the Noize" by Quiet Riot, "Sympathy for the Devil" by The Rolling Stones, "For What It's Worth" by Buffalo Springfield, "Low" by Flo Rida and T-Pain, and "Get Back" by Ludacris, were not present on the soundtrack, yet did appear in the film. Hook-handed Vietnam veteran Staff Sergeant John "Four Leaf" Tayback's memoir Tropic Thunder is being made into a film. Jamie Foxx on Robert Downey Jr. Former members of the U.S. military taught the actors how to handle, fire, and reload their weapons, as well as perform various tactical movements. 2011: Iron Man 2: Favorite Butt Kicker: Nominated: 2013: The Avengers: Favorite Male Butt Kicker: Nominated: 2014: Iron Man 3: Favorite Male Butt Kicker: Won: … [133][134], Tropic Thunder was criticized by the disability advocacy community. In its North American opening weekend, the film earned $26 million and retained the number one position for the first three weekends of release. Bon voyage! [54][55] Animatics were used to map out the necessary camera angles for filming. Artist. [28] Downey's practice of remaining in character between takes and even off the film set was also written into the script for his character to perform. Irony is synonymous with pretty much everything that is going on. Flaming Dragon calls during the discussion and demands a ransom for Tugg, but Les instead delivers a profanity-laden death threat. [121], In October 2008, Paramount chose to put end-of-year award push funds behind Tropic Thunder, and began advertising for Downey to receive a nomination by the Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor. And with 18%+ THC, exceptional value, and a dual-humidity system to keep things fresh, it will definitely be a trip for the books. "[109], In January 2009, Entertainment Weekly included Tropic Thunder in its list "25 Great Comedies From the Past 25 Years" for its "spot-on skewering of Hollywood. Tropic Thunder: Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture: Nominated: 2010: Sherlock Holmes: Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy: Won: Kids' Choice Awards. [82] No protests were held at the United Kingdom's September premiere. [84] As a result of the move from July, 20th Century Fox moved its family comedy Meet Dave in the open slot. Tropic Thunder (2008) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. [42] Kaua'i was chosen over Mexico because a tax credit for in-state spending was negotiated with the Kaua'i Film Commission. Sort. [137] After representatives for the groups attended the private screening and were offended by its content, the groups picketed outside the film's premiere. Still, when it's funny, it's really funny. After witnessing Tugg being tortured, they plan a rescue attempt based on the film's script. Taken from JRE #1411 w/Robert Downey Jr :https://youtu.be/d5XTDmm0KUQ [144], Tropic Thunder's score and soundtrack were released on August 5, 2008, the week before the film's theatrical release. True Hollywood Story aired about the making of Tropic Thunder. [147] The soundtrack debuted 20th on Billboard's Top Soundtracks list and peaked at 39th on its Top Independent Albums list. Ben Stiller's satirical look at Hollywood, Tropic Thunder concerns the production of an epic Vietnam War film that quickly derails thanks to the giant egos of everyone involved in the production. and that Stiller responded, "Yeah, I know – isn't it great? "[71] The film's advertising was altered, but none of the scenes in the film were edited as a result of the opposition. A … Tropic Thunder stars Robert Downey Jr as an Australian actor called Kirk Lazarus, an internationally-recognised actor and five-time Academy Award winner. Tropic Thunder⚡️Les Grossman#Tropicthunder#lesgrossman#tomcruise#movie [16], Stiller developed the premise for Tropic Thunder while shooting Empire of the Sun,[17] in which he played a small part. IDA ___ and secure (under protection) SAFE ___ And Clear (easily Understandable) LOUD __ Upton, co-founder of the U.K.'s … Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive to get filming back on track, or risk its cancellation. The four actors locate Four Leaf, Cody, and Tugg and cross a bridge rigged to explode to get to Underwood's helicopter. [123] As a way of extending the film-within-a-film "universe" into real life, there have also been at least two online "For Your Consideration" ads touting Downey's character, Kirk Lazarus, for Best Supporting Actor; one of these contains "scenes" from Satan's Alley that were not in the trailer as released in theaters. There's not much new here to entice listeners outside of the Crystal Method's occasionally funny montage of movie quips ("The Name of the Game [The Crystal Method's Big A** T.T. [71] DreamWorks offered to screen the film for the groups on August 8 to determine if it still offended them. Tropic Thunder is a 2008 satirical 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 making a Vietnam War film. [4], —Downey reacting to his Academy Award nomination for his portrayal of Kirk Lazarus. [113] In a list compiled prior to the summer's film releases, Entertainment Weekly predicted that the film would be the tenth highest-grossing film of the summer at the American box office with $142.6 million. "[95] Rick Groen of The Globe and Mail gave the film a negative review, calling it "... an assault in the guise of a comedy—watching it is like getting mugged by a clown. Justin Theroux played the DJ in Zoolander, he wrote Tropic Thunder....but if he was in it, he wasnt credited for it. 29 lyrics with the source Tropic Thunder. However, others have defended Downey Jr’s character since he plays a character who does blackface. [47][48] Much of the filming took place on private land as well as conservation status designated areas. Just as the group is about to set off, Damien inadvertently steps on an old land mine and is blown up, stunning the actors. [55], A trailer for the film was released in April 2008. Duane Dudek of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wrote that the film "... is just sophomoric enough to offend. The score was composed by Theodore Shapiro and performed by the Hollywood Studio Symphony. The mockumentary was a parody of Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse. Various actors and celebrities portray themselves, including Tobey Maguire, Tyra Banks, Maria Menounos, Martin Lawrence, The Mooney Suzuki, Jason Bateman, Lance Bass, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Alicia Silverstone, Christine Taylor, Mini Anden, Anthony Ruivivar, Rachel Avery, Yvette Nicole Brown, Sean Penn, and Jon Voight. [34] Stiller intended to keep Cruise's role a secret until the film's release. What better than a crazy comedy? He starred in the 2012 comedy Wanderlust, playing the leader of a hippie commune. On Four Leaf's advice, Damien drops the actors into the middle of the jungle, with hidden cameras and rigged special effects explosions to film "guerrilla-style". Kirk, Alpa, Jeff, and Kevin discover Flaming Dragon's heroin factory. The visual effects supervisor Michael Fink reflected on the exaggerated explosions: "We worked really hard to make the CG crashing helicopter in the hot landing sequence look real. [84] The August 13 release date was also the opening weekends for the animated family film Star Wars: The Clone Wars and the horror film Mirrors. The website's critical consensus reads, "With biting satire, plenty of subversive humor, and an unforgettable turn by Robert Downey Jr., Tropic Thunder is a triumphant late summer comedy. In addition, Downey was nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. [111], Stacey Snider, the chief executive of DreamWorks, suggested that the film would earn around $30 million in its opening weekend and go on to be as successful as Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan, which earned $129 million in the U.S. and Canada and $260 million worldwide. The film had an extensive marketing promotion, including faux websites for the three main characters and their fictional films, airing a fictional television special, and selling the energy drink advertised in the film, "Booty Sweat". [111] David Ansen of Newsweek placed it eighth and Lisa Schwarzbaum of Entertainment Weekly included the film in the tenth position. [25] Downey said on CBS' The Early Show that his first reaction was, "This is the stupidest idea I've ever heard!" On Tayback's advice, Cockburn drops the actors into the middle of the jungle to … If I didn't feel it was morally sound, or that it would be easily misinterpreted that I'm just C. Thomas Howell [in Soul Man], I would've stayed home. Tropic Thunder movie cast: Ben Stiller, Robert Downey Jr, Jack Black, Tom Cruise, Steve Coogan, Bill Hader Tropic Thunder movie director: Ben Stiller Tropic Thunder movie rating: 5 stars. Stiller wanted to make a film based on the actors he knew who, after taking part in boot camps to prepare for war film roles, became "self-important" and "self-involved" and appeared to believe they had been part of a real military unit. Academy Awards, USA 2009 Nominee Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Robert Downey Jr. Golden Globes, USA 2009 Nominee Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Tom Cruise: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a … "[94] A review in Variety by Todd McCarthy was critical: "Apart from startling, out-there comic turns by Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Cruise, however, the antics here are pretty thin, redundant and one-note. [126], With the onset of the annual Hollywood film award season at the end of 2008, Tropic Thunder began receiving nominations and awards starting with a win for "Hollywood Comedy of the Year Award" at the 12th annual Hollywood Film Festival on October 27, 2008. [70], Between April 2008 and the film's commercial release in August 2008, the film had over 250 promotional screenings. Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive to get … [29], Cruise was initially set to cameo as Stiller's character's agent, Rick Peck. Unknown to the actors and production, the group have been dropped in the middle of the Golden Triangle, the home of the heroin-producing Flaming Dragon gang. Wells, co-founder of the N.A.A.C.P. [75] Michael Corcoran, Paramount's president of consumer products, commented on the release: "We're very excited, because it has the potential to live for quite a while, well beyond the film. [124] On January 22, 2009, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences nominated Downey for Best Supporting Actor. [44] Kaua'i was first scouted as a possible location to film Tropic Thunder in 2004. Have something to tell us about this article? "[101], Downey, Stiller, Black and Cruise were repeatedly singled out for praise by numerous critics, claiming that they "stole the show", were "... off-the-charts hilarious ...", and would bring viewers "... the fondest memories of [their] work. Rick unexpectedly stumbles out of the jungle and saves them by throwing a TiVo box into the path of the grenade. Through a series of freak occurrences, a group of actors shooting a big-budget war movie are forced to become the soldiers they are portraying. [43] John Toll, the cinematographer, stated the island was also selected for its similarity to Vietnam, based on its dense foliage, variety of terrains, and weather. [44], The film advising company Warriors Inc. was enlisted to ensure the war scenes, including the attire worn by the actors, looked authentic. Reacting to Tropic Thunder's release date, Rob Moore, vice chairman of Paramount Pictures, stated: "For a young person at the end of summer, you want to have some fun and forget about going back to school. And they'll be laughing too hard to take offense. "[17] Co-star Brandon T. Jackson stated: "When I first read the script, I was like: What? In one of his most memorable roles, in 2008 Robert Downey Jr starred as a five-time Oscar-winner who goes to extreme lengths in order to star in an epic war movie in Tropic Thunder, an action comedy co-written and directed by Ben Stiller. [73][74], As a tie-in for the film's release, Paramount announced it would market the energy drink known in the film as "Booty Sweat". "[115] In foreign markets for the film's opening weekend, it was released in 418 Russian and 19 United Arab Emirates locations earning $2.2 million and $319,000, respectively. As a black woman, I’m not offended by Tropic Thunder, the movie is funny and it addresses serious topics of the movie industry in a way that is bold and super clever.”. [89], The review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes gives the film a rating of 82% based on 249 reviews and an average rating of 7.12/10. AKA: Грiм у тропiках, Una guerra de película. 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 … All the palm trees used in the explosion were moved to the specific location after the crew determined the impact of the lighting and necessary camera angles. [130] Both Downey and Cruise received nominations from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for Golden Globes for Best Supporting Actor. As a Black woman I'm not offended by Tropic Thunder, the movie is funny and it addresses serious topics of the movie industry in a way that is bold and super clever. [81] The groups revealed that it was the first time that they had ever protested together at an event. The movie is skewering actors and how they take themselves so seriously. The actors, knowing their cover has been blown, begin firing, fooling gang members into surrender. [86][87][88], For the film's first week of release, Tropic Thunder placed on several video charts. Name of the Game. This is what definitely happened with the … [125] At the 81st Academy Awards, Downey lost to Heath Ledger for his role as The Joker in The Dark Knight. To portray the character, Downey required two hours of make-up application. Stiller spent more than 25 hours over 6 weeks exploring the island, using all-terrain vehicles, boats, and helicopters. [69] In September 2008, Stiller and Downey attended the San Sebastián International Film Festival to promote the film. The film wins Tugg his first Academy Award, which Kirk presents to him at the ceremony. [68], Stiller, Downey, and Black appeared on the seventh-season finale of American Idol in a sketch as The Pips performing with Gladys Knight (via archival footage). It stars Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr., Jay Baruchel, and Brandon T. Jackson as a group of prima donna actors making a Vietnam War film. [151] In March 2012, Bacall gave an update on the long-rumored Les Grossman spin-off movie, revealing that the film will attempt to uncover where Grossman's well-documented anger issues originated. Bob Thompson, a writer for the National Post, speculated that Tropic Thunder's opening weekend would outperform The Dark Knight for the weekend. Over the last few weeks, Black Lives Matter sparked a wider conversation about social justice, equal human rights and representation. [137] Disability advocates urged people not to see the film, claiming it is demeaning to individuals with mental disabilities and would encourage bullying. [23], Etan Cohen created the role of Kirk Lazarus as a way of lampooning the great lengths that some method actors go to depict a role. Kirk impersonates a farmer towing a "captured" Jeff on the back of a water buffalo, distracting the armed guards so Alpa and Kevin can infiltrate and find the prisoners, but a combination of broken Chinese and inconsistencies in his story sets off the gang's boss. Les is uninterested in rescuing Tugg and is instead delighted at the prospect of a large insurance payout if Tugg dies. Mungkin Banyak yang mengalami kendala karena film ini menggunakan bahasa English, 普通话 , tapi tenang saja di Dramamu kami sudah menyediakan subtitle indonesia nya untuk mempermudah … Following the removal of several TV series, people are now debating about Robert Downey Jr’s blackface character in Tropic Thunder. "[104] Sara Vilkomerson said Cruise did "... an astonishingly funny and surprising supporting performance. [42][45] After the film was greenlit by DreamWorks in 2006, pre-production lasted for six months, most of this time spent on scouting additional locations for filming. The single "Name of the Game" by The Crystal Method featuring Ryu has an exclusive remix on the soundtrack. [4] For 2008, the film was the fifth-highest-grossing domestic R-rated film. [119] The film's U.S. and Canada gross of over $110 million made Tropic Thunder Stiller's most successful film as a director. [4] The film was released on home video on January 26, 2009 in the United Kingdom. "[149], Cruise reprised his character Les Grossman for the 2010 MTV Movie Awards. "[98], The faux trailers before the film also received mixed reviews. 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