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Tropic Thunder (R1) in November - Updated

Paramount Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Tropic Thunder on 18th November 2008. Ben Stiller (who also directs), Jack Black and Robert Downey Jr. star in this action comedy about a group of self-absorbed actors who set out to make the most expensive war film. After ballooning costs force the studio to cancel the movie, the frustrated director refuses to stop shooting, leading his cast into the jungles of Southeast Asia, where they encounter real bad guys.

Available in single-disc theatrical cut and two-disc director’s cut editions, the latter features over 14-minutes of never-before-seen footage and a variety of special features including commentaries and Rain of Madness, a faux documentary on the making of the film.

Single-Disc Edition: - The original theatrical cut (107mins) with the following features:

  • Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround
  • English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Cast Commentary with Ben Stiller, Jack Black and Robert Downey Jr.
  • Featurettes:
    • Blowing Shit Up
    • The Hot LZ
    • The Cast of Tropic Thunder (1 featurette each on Stiller, Black, Downey Jr., Baruchel, McBride, Jackson and Nolte)
  • Full Mags:
    • Portnoy Tied to a Tree
    • Choose a Dude
  • Rain of Madness Trailer
  • MTV Movie Awards - Tropic Thunder

Two-Disc Unrated Director’s Cut Edition: - The unrated director’s cut (122mins) with the following features across two-discs:
  • Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround
  • English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Filmmaker commentary with Ben Stiller, Justin Theroux, Stuart Cornfeld, Jeff Mann, John Toll and Greg Hayden
  • Cast commentary with Ben Stiller, Jack Black and Robert Downey Jr.
  • Before the Thunder
  • The Hot LZ
  • Blowing Shit Up
  • Designing the Thunder
  • The Cast of Tropic Thunder (1 featurette each on Stiller, Black, Downey Jr., Baruchel, McBride, Jackson and Nolte)
  • Rain of Madness
  • Dispatches from the Edge of Madness:
    • The Journey Begins
    • Misinformed
    • Viet-Wham!
    • Hallowed Ground
    • Good-bye, Gladys
    • Perception
    • Slaughterhouse Live
    • Clean & Sober
    • Location Scouts
    • Historically Accurate
    • P.P.S.D.
  • Deleted Scenes
    • Water Buffalo Wrestling
    • Speedman Unpacking his Backpack
  • Extended Sequences
    • Snorkels
    • Eight Minutes in Hell
  • Alternate Ending
  • MTV Movie Awards – Tropic Thunder
  • Full Mags:
    • Cody at Bar
    • Portnoy Tied to a Tree
    • Choose a Dude
    • Laz at Campfire
  • Video Rehearsals




Last updated: 18/04/2018 21:54:21

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