The single "Name of the Game" by The Crystal Method featuring Ryu has an exclusive remix on the soundtrack. From Fox Searchlight, five-time Academy Award winner Kirk Lazarus and MTV Movie Award Best Kiss winner Tobey Maguire. : [confused] I need to bite its hide... and wear its stomach like a unitard. Kirk Lazarus : Kirk Lazarus Alpa Chino Kirk Lazarus I'll cradle the balls, stroke the shaft, work the pipe, and swallow the gravy. : : Scared of you! Alpa Chino You're about to cross some fuckin' lines. ... and to be condemned was to die, one man chose to question his God. Rated R for pervasive language including sexual references, violent content and drug material, Robert Downey Jr. : That's your stick buddy? Tropic Thunder is a 2008 action comedy film directed by Ben Stiller. I guess I just never had the courage to ask. Alpa Chino Dustin Hoffman, Rain Man - looks retarded, acts retarded, not retarded. Gargantuanly hilarious and witty; quite memorable too. :  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. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. That'll bring him around, it's a cure-all... Kirk Lazarus You know what? That man is a national treasure. : What do *you* mean, "you people?".  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. It's a cure-all. : I don't have any more... jellybeans. Cody I think there are elements of satire, but I don't think it should be categorized just as that. : [pulling away] Damn. :  In November 2007, images of Cruise wearing a bald headpiece and a fatsuit appeared on Inside Edition, as well as on the Internet. " 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". : It's beyond me. Robert John Downey Jr. (* 4.April 1965 in New York City) ist ein US-amerikanischer Schauspieler.Als Sohn des Filmemachers Robert Downey Sr. kam er früh mit der Filmindustrie in Berührung und hatte bereits als Kind kleinere Filmrollen in dessen Filmen gespielt, bevor er sich entschied, Schauspieler zu werden. You more shredded than a Julienne salad, man. Kirk Lazarus Company Credits Kevin Hart was approached to play the role of Alpa Chino, a closeted homosexual and rapper, in Tropic Thunder, but he turned it down saying that Alpa's character was "real flagrant." 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. What do you mean? : : Huh? [mocking Kirk] Jeff Portnoy  They approached various sites that were hosting the image and quickly had it removed. : We lost man! : ", 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. Huh? 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. Tugg Speedman The mockumentary was a parody of Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse. [blocking the punch and pulling Alpa into an embrace] It sounded like Lance. Fuck you! Hey, fellas! Dude, I'm tryin'.  In response to the controversy, the director's cut of the DVD (but not the Blu-ray) includes a public service announcement in the special features that discourages use of the word "retard". Kevin Sandusky I have a son now. Kwan lo! I guess so. : 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".