Starship Troopers

In the 23rd century, earth is now governed by the United Citizen Federation, encouraging young civilians to enlist in the galactic war against giant violent bugs that threaten their way of life. Fresh out of school a group of friends join the federation, Johnny Rico becomes a military infantryman, his girlfriend Carmen is an aspiring starship pilot, Dizzy joins the infantry with Rico as she has a crush on him, and psychic Carl joins military intelligence. Fighting for freedom and the future threat of invasion, the civilians turned citizens wage war to gain a better understanding of what they face, though it seems the bugs have the same idea when a new brain-sucking bug is discovered, giving human knowledge to the bug colony.

Director: Paul Verhoeven

Actors: Casper Van Dien, Dina Meyer, Denise Richards, Jake Busey, Michael Ironside, Neil Patrick Harris, Clancy Brown

Year: 1997

Length: 129 Minutes

Classification: MA15+ Medium level violence


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