Starship Troopers

The top 25 underappreciated films of 1997

Ryan Lambie Simon Brew Odd List Nov 7, 2013

Our journey through the half-remembered, underappreciated films of the 1990s continues. Here, we look to 1997...

Not entirely appropriate celebrations in action movies

Simon Brew Feature Oct 1, 2013

You know at the end of some action movies where everyone jumps up in euphoria? Is it just us that thinks they've forgotten a few things?

25 great stop-motion moments in live-action films

Ryan Lambie Odd List Dec 5, 2012

Dinosaurs. Giant gorillas. Mad robots. Just a few of the things brought to life in our 25 classic stop-motion moments from the movies...

TV and advertising in RoboCop, Total Recall and Starship Troopers

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 21, 2012

As RoboCop reaches its 25th birthday, we look back at how director Paul Verhoeven used adverts and TV in his trilogy of sci-fi classics...

Starship Troopers reboot to cut back the violence

Starship Troopers
Simon Brew News Jun 28, 2012

The planned new Starship Troopers film will bring in the jump suits, but pull back on the violence, its producer has revealed…

First trailer for Starship Troopers: Invasion

Simon Brew News May 30, 2012

Might we finally have a new Starship Troopers movie that honours the original?

‘Closer to the source material’: the new justification for a remake?

Simon Brew News Jan 11, 2012

Is James Bond responsible for a new trend in remakes that purport to more faithfully adapt their source? Here’s Simon’s view on a common Hollywood phrase…

Starship Troopers and the state of Hollywood sci-fi remakes

Ryan Lambie News Dec 5, 2011

Is there any reason to remain optimistic about the proposed Starship Troopers remake, Ryan wonders, and what does it say about Hollywood sci-fi movies…?

Get ready to weep: Starship Troopers reboot coming

Simon Brew News Dec 2, 2011

We want to cry. Plans are afoot to remake/reboot Paul Verhoeven's brilliant Starship Troopers...

Michael Ironside and the evolution of his missing body parts

Odd List Nov 29, 2011

One of the all-time great screen villains, Michael Ironside also has a tendency to lose body parts. Phil celebrates the Laurence Olivier of the missing limb...