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Save the Tiger

R| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
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.

Cast: Jack Lemmon , Jack Gilford , Laurie Heineman , Norman Burton , Patricia Smith , Thayer David , William Hansen , Harvey Jason

Director: John G. Avildsen

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Save the Tiger (1973)

Release Date: February 14th, 1973|1 hr. 40 min.

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