Tuesday, September 26, 2023


Jason King is sponsoring Tropic Thunder, Ben Stiller's 2008 outrageous comedy about a group of actors making a war movie who are forced to man-up and become soldiers to survive.

The movie is a send-up of Hollywood, actors, acting, agents, directors, writers, rappers, trailers and egos, much enhanced by several cameo roles.

The ensemble cast includes:

Ben Stiller

Jack Black

Robert Downey, Jr.

NIck Nolte

Steve Coogan

Danny McBride

Matthew McConaughey

Tom Cruise

and more

“I am playing a role within a role within a role so I know who I am.” — Kirk Lazarus

“I don’t get out of my character until the DVD is done.” — Kirk Lazarus

“I was wrong! Blow the bridge! Blow the f**k**g bridge.” — Tugg Speedman

“I don’t read the script. The script reads me.” — Kirk Lazarus

'“It went badly. Lazarus got emotional. When he was crying, he started spitting, which wasn’t needed because the script didn’t call for it.” — Tugg Speedman

"Didn’t you have a sick dog when you were younger? You should think of that while you’re acting.” — Rick Peck

It's one of those movies where you ask yourself, "can they really do that?" Come see for yourself.

Advance tickets are $9 and available at Highway 61 Coffeehouse.

Tickets will be $10 at the door.

But the popcorn is free!

The Strand Theatre
717 Clay Street
Downtown Vicksburg

Saturday, September 30 at 7 PM