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Save the Tiger (1973)

R 100 min - Drama - 14 February 1973
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Clothing manufacturer Harry Stoner (Jack Lemmon) mourns the loss of his youthful idealism even as he seals his fate by arranging to have an arsonist (Thayer David) torch his faltering factory for the insurance settlement. Stoner's conflicts with himself, his business partner (Jack Gilford), his distant wife (Patricia Smith) and a demanding client (Norman Burton) boil over during a nightmarish presentation at a fashion show, while a free-spirited hippie girl (Laurie Heineman) offers escape.

Director:  John G. Avildsen
Writers:  Steve Shagan
Stars:  Jack Lemmon, Jack Gilford, Laurie Heineman, Normann Burton, Patricia Smith, Thayer David, William Hansen, Harvey Jason, Liv Lindeland, Lara Parker, Eloise Hardt, Janina, Ned Glass, Pearl Shear, Biff Elliot, Madeline Lee, Ben Freedman

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Storyline

Clothing manufacturer Harry Stoner (Jack Lemmon) mourns the loss of his youthful idealism even as he seals his fate by arranging to have an arsonist (Thayer David) torch his faltering factory for the insurance settlement. Stoner's conflicts with himself, his business partner (Jack Gilford), his distant wife (Patricia Smith) and a demanding client (Norman Burton) boil over during a nightmarish presentation at a fashion show, while a free-spirited hippie girl (Laurie Heineman) offers escape.



Tagline: Juggle the books. Set fire to the factory. Supply women for the clients. Harry Stoner will do anything to get one more season.

Genres: Drama

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  14 February 1973

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Paramount Pictures, Filmways Pictures, Jalem Productions, Cirandinha Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 40 min

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