Starship Troopers


Starship Troopers

Overview:

Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an interstellar war between mankind and an arachnoid species known as "the Bugs".

Votes 1543 (6.7/10)

Runtime: 129 minutes

Release Date 1997-11-06

Budget: $105,000,000.00

Revenue: $121,214,377.00

Tagline: The only good bug is a dead bug.

Production company:

  • TriStar Pictures
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Big Bug Pictures

Production country:

  • United States of America

Genres:

  • Adventure
  • Action
  • Thriller
  • Science Fiction

Trailer

Further Information

Johnny Rico
Casper Van Dien
Casper Van Dien
Dizzy Flores
Dina Meyer
Dina Meyer
Carmen Ibañez
Denise Richards
Denise Richards
Private Ace Levy
Jake Busey
Jake Busey
Colonel Carl Jenkins
Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris
Career Sergeant Zim
Clancy Brown
Clancy Brown
Lieutenant Jean Rasczak
Michael Ironside
Michael Ironside
Zander Barcalow
Patrick Muldoon
Patrick Muldoon
Private Sugar Watkins
Seth Gilliam
Seth Gilliam
Biology Teacher
Rue McClanahan
Rue McClanahan
Katrina McIntire
Blake Lindsley
Blake Lindsley
Lieutenant Willy
Steven Ford
Steven Ford
Corporal Birdie
Ungela Brockman
Ungela Brockman
Sky Marshal Dienes
Bruce Gray
Bruce Gray
Sky Marshal Tehat Meru
Denise Dowse
Denise Dowse
Cadet Lumbreiser
Amy Smart
Amy Smart
Djana'D
Tami-Adrian George
Tami-Adrian George
Expert
Julianna McCarthy
Julianna McCarthy
General
Dale Dye
Dale Dye
Commanding Officer
Dean Norris
Dean Norris
Director
Paul Verhoeven
Paul Verhoeven
Screenplay
Edward Neumeier
Edward Neumeier
Producer
Jon Davison
Jon Davison
Producer
Frances Doel
Frances Doel
Producer
Stacy Lumbrezer
Stacy Lumbrezer
Producer
Alan Marshall
Alan Marshall
Producer
Edward Neumeier
Edward Neumeier
Original Music Composer
Basil Poledouris
Basil Poledouris
Editor
Mark Goldblatt
Mark Goldblatt
Editor
Caroline Ross
Caroline Ross
Casting
Elaine J. Huzzar
Elaine J. Huzzar
Casting
Johanna Ray
Johanna Ray
Production Design
Allan Cameron
Allan Cameron
Art Direction
Bruce Robert Hill
Bruce Robert Hill
Art Direction
Steven Wolff
Steven Wolff
Set Decoration
Robert Gould
Robert Gould
Costume Design
Ellen Mirojnick
Ellen Mirojnick
Director of Photography
Jost Vacano
Jost Vacano
Novel
Robert A. Heinlein
Robert A. Heinlein
Co-Producer
Phil Tippett
Phil Tippett
Costume Supervisor
Nick Scarano
Nick Scarano
Modeling
Martin Meunier
Martin Meunier
Production Manager
Robert Latham Brown
Robert Latham Brown
Script Supervisor
Haley McLane
Haley McLane
Still Photographer
Stephen Vaughan
Stephen Vaughan
Production Supervisor
Gregory Manson
Gregory Manson
Steadicam Operator
Stephen St. John
Stephen St. John
Steadicam Operator
Mark Emery Moore
Mark Emery Moore
Sound mixer
Joseph Geisinger
Joseph Geisinger
Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Kevin O'Connell
Kevin O'Connell
Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Greg P. Russell
Greg P. Russell
Dialogue Editor
Hugo Weng
Hugo Weng
Dialogue Editor
Michael J. Benavente
Michael J. Benavente
Sound Effects Editor
David Lewis Yewdall
David Lewis Yewdall
Sound Effects Editor
Dean Beville
Dean Beville
Sound Effects Editor
Ed Callahan
Ed Callahan
Sound Effects Editor
Warren Hamilton Jr.
Warren Hamilton Jr.
Sound Effects Editor
Greg Hedgepath
Greg Hedgepath
Sound Effects Editor
Patricio A. Libenson
Patricio A. Libenson
Sound Effects Editor
Charles Maynes
Charles Maynes
Sound Designer
Stephen Hunter Flick
Stephen Hunter Flick
Sound Designer
Harry Cohen
Harry Cohen
Sound Designer
Randy Thom
Randy Thom
Sound Designer
John Pospisil
John Pospisil
Boom Operator
Raul A. Bruce
Raul A. Bruce
Visual Effects Supervisor
Phil Tippett
Phil Tippett

Gimly

A rare example of when a bad adaptation of a book winds up making a good standalone movie. Near Kubrick-ian in its wartime satire, _Starship Troopers_ is, before it is anything else, fun. _Final rating:★★★★ - Very strong appeal. A personal favourite._

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