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Tropic Thunder (2008)

R
107 min | Action, Comedy

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.
Director
Writers
Justin Theroux (screenplay) (story) | Ben Stiller (screenplay) (story) | Etan Cohen (screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Kathy Driscoll (as Kathy Driscol-Mohler) | Francine Maisler
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Budget
$ 92,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 25,812,796
Gross (USA)
$ 110,515,313
Gross (World)
$ 188,072,649
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Release date
Aug 13, 2008 (United States)

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