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Tigerland [Blu-ray] (2000)

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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews)

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  • Format: Multiple Formats, AC-3, Blu-ray, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound, Dubbed, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English (Dolby TrueHD), French (DTS 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1)
  • Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
  • Dubbed: English, French, Spanish
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: R (Restricted)
  • Studio: 20TH CENTURY FOX HOME ENTMNT
  • DVD Release Date: May 24, 2011
  • Run Time: 100 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B004RQDMAS
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #103,065 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Just released from the base stockade, recruit Roland Bozz (Colin Farrell) joins a platoon of young soldiers preparing to ship out to Vietnam. Bozz's independence and outright defiance draws fire from his own men as well as commanding officers. But when the platoon is sent to Tigerland, a hellish training ground that is the last stop before Vietnam, Bozz's leadership and loyalty bring his men together - triggering extraordinary consequences.

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108 of 114 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars I Went Through Tigerland December 20, 2001
Format:VHS Tape|Verified Purchase
I bought the Video because of its title and subject matter. As a graduate of Light Weapons Infantry Advanced Individual Training (AIT), A Co, 6th Battalion, 3d Brigade (Tigerland), Ft Polk in Sep '67, I guess I looked at this film with a very critical eye. There was a whole lot of Hollywood fiction and stereotyping in the film. This was NOT how it was! The few things the film did right was to capture the types of characters who were being drafted and sent to that cannon fodder school... a course in camping, shooting, survival and sleep deprivation. I could see the faces of my fellow trainees in some of the characters in the film. I don't know where the trainees got the time to go party as they did in the film. Our duty day started around 02:30 or 0300 and went until 24:00. What little time we had off (usually Saturday afternoon and Sunday if we were not on guard duty or kitchen police) was spent sleeping and cleaning our gear.
The drill instructors in the film were depicted as either totally insane and sadistic or as "tough but fair" professionals. In reality, 99% of the DI's were in the "tough but fair" professionals category. The few sadistic types who slipped through the screening process did not last very long at all.
Another bad fact in the film was the name of the final training phase. "Tigerland" was the name of the entire training area of Fort Polk for Infantry AIT. "Tiger Ridge", or just "The Ridge", was where we went through our final field exercise, which was a lot tougher than depicted in the film.
The main character did a great job of acting. The story was entertaining, but largely fictional. If there was a competent military "technical advisor", present, the director must have totally ignored his advice. Overall the film was entertaining and it reminded me of many of the brave souls I served with.
Sam Carlson
Captain, US Army (Retired)
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27 of 30 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars This is Real April 25, 2001
Format:DVD
After I watched this movie I really thought about why it was so good. The conclusion I arrived at was that it put a very original twist on a very documented subject; the Vietnam War.
The film focases on a group of young men in infantry training for combat. Quickly the film introduces it's central character, a rebelious private named Bozz(Coilin Ferrell). Bozz was drafted and does not believe in the army and he will do whatever it takes convey that point except desert. At first nobody likes him because he causes problems for everyone in his platoon. In particular the drill sargents and another private named Wilson(Shea Whigham) despise Bozz. However the rest of the men really start to warm to Bozz and his cause. He makes frinds with Paxton(Matthew Davis) and helps out some other soldiers which gains him favor among the others. Eventually Bozz becomes the leader of the platoon just before thay are sent to Tigerland, which is the name the army has given their mock Vietnam.
Tigerland is different from most war movies in that the soldiers in this film are never shown going to war. Instead the film is all about the training of the soldiers before they actually were sent to fight and the effects it had on them. Essentially not a whole lot happens in this film event wise, but the character study of the young men faced with war is masterful. The performances from the whole cast are excellent. Collin Ferrell is quite exceptional as Bozz. He is clever, funny, objectional, loyal and troubled, which gives the character a lot of depth. Matthew Davis, Clifton Collin Jr, and Shea Whigham all turn in wonderful supporting roles as well. Director Joel Schumacher(The Lost Boys, The client, 8mm) has crafted a beautiful film. His direction is quiet and subtle.
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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars BRILLIANT ACTING AND SUPERB STORY TELLING April 20, 2001
Format:DVD
It doesnt take explosions and firepower to make a gripping Vietnam movie. As a matter of fact, Joel Schumaker proves it doesnt even take Vietnam to make a gripping Vietnam movie. All you need is a moving tale and a flawless performance from your lead actor. Tigerland has both.
Colin Farrell is Bozz, a renegade private in training before he sets out for the battlefields of Vietnam. His flamboyance and disrespect has him hated by those who would train him and awed by those that would serve with him. His character proves to be more than a rebel. Through a brilliant job of acting Farrell shows Bozz to be scared, anxious, compassionate, and intelligent. The setting of the story revolves around army infantry training that culminates in a mock Vietnam setting called Tigerland. Throughout the movie we are exposed to the emotion of those that fear Vietnam and would do almost anything not to go, and the lunacy of those that welcome the carnage with open arms. The film has many moving moments and the good guy vs. bad guy sub plot that we all love. (The bad guy being a Private Wilson - another fine bit of acting)
Tigerland is full of great imagery and even shot with a grainy texture that gives it a documentary sort of feel. The effect is profound in its pseudo dating of the film, adding an air of authenticity. While this is not an action flick, the acting and flow of the movie are flawless and a great five star tale results.
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13 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars TIGERLAND February 23, 2006
Format:DVD
If you want to watch a war movie that shows death, blood and gore this is not the movie you. Instead this movie accuratly portrays the life of US Army soldiers in training before they head off to Vietnam and an uncertain fait. All the actors are excellent and really capture the human drama as these soldiers deal with the probability of dying in the jungles of Vietnam. A plus is the accuracy of the time period such as the uniforms, vehicles and even the military lingo used back that era. If you are a stickler like me for accuracy then you will like this movie. I recommend it to those who are more interested in the human aspect of war and not just the blood and guts.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Outstanding
A very young Colin Farrell steals the show in this terrific film. This is one of Farrell's first feature roles, and he nails it. Read more
Published 3 days ago by Easy Goer
5.0 out of 5 stars Steve Vaughn played a great heavy in the film
Accurate film of how Americans felt about Vietnam. Steve Vaughn played a great heavy in the film...He was really schizo......
Colin Farrell as always was on target. Read more
Published 10 days ago by Melinda Fraley
5.0 out of 5 stars Terrific movie and acting
Terrific movie and acting. A sobering look at racial bias and tension at that time and how far America has yet to go.
Published 21 days ago by Thomas J. Havey
5.0 out of 5 stars after i had recieved it and i am very happy with it
I gave this Blu-Ray movie a review a few weeks ago, after i had recieved it and i am very happy with it.
Published 1 month ago by Robert Andrew Curry
3.0 out of 5 stars Coliln Farrell Tigerland
This wasn't really my kind of movie; but the acting was excellent. Probably more of a guy type movie - definitely not a chick flick. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Jane Wilcoxson
4.0 out of 5 stars Great movie many do not know about
Tigerland is an excellent movie, and it debuted Colin Ferrel’s American film acting. Say what you will about him, he is excellent in this movie, and this film is one of the better... Read more
Published 1 month ago by Michael O'donovan
5.0 out of 5 stars See TIGERLAND whatever you do!
This is an austere, tightly directed piece about young men in boot camp during the Vietnam War when the country had become demoralized. Read more
Published 2 months ago by Judith Gebauer
5.0 out of 5 stars My favorite "War" movie!
This is by far the best movie from my perspective that shows the nuances of the human soul when faced with a cultural crisis. Read more
Published 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
3.0 out of 5 stars Blah blah
Just "ok" is all I can rate this as. It is just really training and yelling. They tried to make a story out of it, but there just wasn't one to be had.
Published 2 months ago by Lisa Oxley
3.0 out of 5 stars Tigerland
makes you rethink leadership. Life is rough and tumble and has no easy answers. If you're interested in the Vietnam era, this movie is must see.
Published 2 months ago by P. Ophus
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