MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,947 this week

The Tiger Makes Out (1967)

5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 176 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 3 critic

A mailman looks for a woman to kidnap as a personal act of insurrection.

Director:

Writers:

(play), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 10000 titles
created 26 Jun 2012
 
a list of 9991 titles
created 25 Jul 2013
 
a list of 74 titles
created 05 Sep 2013
 
list image
a list of 9997 titles
created 26 Nov 2013
 
a list of 130 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Tiger Makes Out (1967)

The Tiger Makes Out (1967) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Tiger Makes Out.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | History | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Indians and fighting with General Custer.

Director: Arthur Penn
Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway, Chief Dan George
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

When a carefree bachelor tries to get his best friend to drop his mistress and return to his wife, he finds himself with romantic problems as well.

Director: Fielder Cook
Stars: Dean Martin, Stella Stevens, Eli Wallach
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Jessie is an ageing career criminal who has been in more jails, fights, schemes, and lineups than just about anyone else. His son Vito, while currently on the straight and narrow, has had a... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Sean Connery, Dustin Hoffman, Matthew Broderick
Lenny (1974)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The story of acerbic 1960s comic Lenny Bruce, whose groundbreaking, no-holds-barred style and social commentary was often deemed by the Establishment as too obscene for the public.

Director: Bob Fosse
Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Valerie Perrine, Jan Miner
Straw Dogs (1971)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A young American and his English wife come to rural England and face increasingly vicious local harassment.

Director: Sam Peckinpah
Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Susan George, Peter Vaughan
Ishtar (1987)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the rebels trying to overthrow his regime.

Director: Elaine May
Stars: Warren Beatty, Dustin Hoffman, Isabelle Adjani
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

In the year 1935, a teen named Billy Bathgate finds first love while becoming the protégé of fledgling gangster Dutch Schultz.

Director: Robert Benton
Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Nicole Kidman, Loren Dean
Act One (1963)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Story of the life of writer/playwright Moss Hart.

Director: Dore Schary
Stars: George Hamilton, Jason Robards, George Segal
Mad City (1997)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A disgruntled security guard holds a school trip group hostage, while a news reporter forms a bond with him.

Director: Costa-Gavras
Stars: John Travolta, Dustin Hoffman, Alan Alda
Belonging II (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Directors: Audrey Brohy, Gerard Ungerman
Stars: Dustin Hoffman
A Christmas Masque (TV Movie 1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Stars: Dana Elcar, Mark Gordon, Dustin Hoffman
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A cop quits the force after too much disappointment in the system. He becomes a bodyguard of a rich recent widow. She is on trial for her husband's murder. He decides to help her clear her name... and get over her husband.

Director: David Lowell Rich
Stars: Kirk Douglas, Sylva Koscina, Eli Wallach
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Ben Harris
...
Gloria Fiske
...
Jerry
John Harkins ...
Leo
...
Mrs. Kelly
Roland Wood ...
Mr. Kelly
...
Beverly
Sudie Bond ...
Miss Lane
David Burns ...
Mr. Ratner
Jack Fletcher ...
Pawnbroker
Bibi Osterwald ...
Mrs. Ratner
...
Registrar
...
Lady On Bus
...
Receptionist
Kim August ...
Toni
Edit

Storyline

Ben Harris, an embittered, middle-aged New York City postal worker living in a Greenwich Village basement, becomes obsessed with the idea of kidnapping and enslaving the first beautiful young woman he can get his hands on. When he tries to carry out his plan, he doesn't count on suburban homemaker Gloria getting in the way. Written by Eugene Kim <genekim@concentric.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

new york city | based on play | See All (2) »

Taglines:

It's all about a Greenwich Village cat on the make ... ... who ends up with Gloria, the housewife, by mistake!

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 March 1970 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

Der Tiger schlägt zurück  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Dustin Hoffman was paid $200 for one day's work on this, his first feature film. See more »

Connections

Featured in Hollywood Remembers Dustin Hoffman (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

The Tiger Makes Out
Music by Shorty Rogers
Lyrics by Diane Hildebrand
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The Tiger Makes Out Filmed in my Home
24 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Back in 1967, a film producer visited my family and asked if they could use our home and our neighbor's home for a new film starring Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson. After negotiations, parts of the film were filmed in our home and our neighbor's home.

Since I was in about 6th grade at the time, and since it was the biggest thing to hit our neighborhood, I was allowed to stay home the day of filming.

Being curious, I approached the coach bus parked in front of my home. I stepped inside and sat next to a very nice (handsome) gentleman. We got to talking, as he was very friendly. He explained that he had a small part, not being filmed at my house, and we sat and chatted for awhile. He told me his name, Dustin Hoffman. After ten or fifteen minutes I left the bus.

Just a few years later when watching a movie with Dustin Hoffman, my dad said... isn't that the guy from The Tiger Makes Out? It sure was... and I remembered my conversation on the bus with him. Over the years, I've followed his career.

Last night I was telling a friend about this movie. We later sat down to watch "The Holiday".... I was saying, wow... ELI WALLACH...we were just talking about him. Later in the movie, when there was a short glimpse of Dustin Hoffman, did I really get the chills... Am very curious as to why Dustin made a quick appearance in another of Eli's movies.

Just wish I could get the movie on DVD... searched the internet, and it's not to be found. Too bad... what wonderful memories that movie would bring back!!


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Tiger Makes Out (1967) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?