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3,878 Ratings

Tropic Thunder

Directed by Ben Stiller
Germany, United States, 2008


A group of self-absorbed actors set out to make the most expensive war film. After ballooning costs force the studio to cancel the production, the frustrated director refuses to stop shooting. In the jungles of Southeast Asia they encounter real bad guys.

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Tropic Thunder Directed by Ben Stiller

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2008 | Nominee: Best Supporting Performance

BAFTA Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actor

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2009 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

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