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Tropic Thunder

Action comedy. While shooting the epic Vietnam War film Tropic Thunder, the production quickly derails thanks to the gigantic egos of everyone involved in the production - Tugg Speedman, an action hero trying to segue out of that genre and Jeff Portnoy, a drug-addicted fat comic also attempting to change his image by taking on such a serious film. They star alongside five-time Oscar-winner Kirk Lazarus, a man who insists on immersing himself totally in a role.

1 hour, 40 minutes


Saturday 23:20
BBC One except Scotland, Scotland HD


Role Contributor
Tugg SpeedmanBen Stiller
Kirk LazarusRobert Downey Jr
Jeff PortnoyJack Black
Kevin SanduskyJay Baruchel
Alpa ChinoBrandon T. Jackson
Damien CockburnSteve Coogan
DirectorBen Stiller
WriterBen Stiller
WriterJustin Theroux

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