Save the Tiger1973

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Save the Tiger
Directed by:
John G. Avildsen

Starring Jack Lemmon, Jack Gilford, Laurie Heineman, Norman Burton, Patricia Smith and Thayer David, "Save the Tiger" (also known as "Salvate la tigre", "Rettet den Tiger!") is a Drama film directed by John G. Avildsen, released in the USA on February 14 of 1973.

Jack Lemmon in his most important dramatic role since "The Days of Wine and Roses."

Who is the director of "Save the Tiger":

Save the Tiger was directed by John G. Avildsen, an American director, cinematographer, producer, actor, and writer.

Before Save the Tiger, John G. Avildsen had directed Cry Uncle, released in 1971, Guess What We Learned in School Today? (1971), Joe (1970), Turn on to Love (1969). Since, he directed Fore Play, released in 1975, W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings (1975), Rocky (1976), Slow Dancing in the Big City (1978), Neighbors (1981), and The Karate Kid (1984).

When was "Save the Tiger" released:

Save the Tiger was first released in the United States on Wednesday, February 14, 1973.. This was forty-six (46) years ago.

What is the cast of "Save the Tiger":

At the casting of Save the Tiger we find Jack Lemmon, previously seen in Avanti! (1972) and Kotch (1971); Jack Gilford (They Might Be Giants (1971), Catch-22 (1970)); Laurie Heineman (Fore Play (1975), The Lady in Red (1979)) [ more... ]

  • Madeline Lee and Jack Gilford can both be seen in Cocoon: The Return, released in 1988.
  • Ned Glass and Jack Lemmon can both be seen in The Fortune Cookie, released in 1966.
  • Thayer David and Lara Parker can be seen in Night of Dark Shadows, released in 1971.

What is the Storyline of "Save the Tiger":

Save the Tiger is a bleak story that depicts an outwardly successful man questioning the value of the material prosperity he's desperately trying to maintain. Lemmon plays Harry Stoner, an executive at an apparel company close to ruin. With no legal way to keep the company from going under, Stoner considers torching his warehouse for the insurance settlement. Meanwhile, he drinks, laments the state of the world, and tries his best to keep the business rolling as usual. This last task is complicated [...]

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