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Space Truckers (1996)

 -  Adventure | Comedy | Sci-Fi  -  April 1997 (USA)
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John Canyon is one of the last independent space transport entrepreneurs. Rough times force him to carry suspicious cargo to Earth without questions being asked. During the flight the cargo... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tim Loane ...
Trooper Officer
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Trooper
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Building Commander
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E. J. Saggs
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Nabel / Macanudo
Roger Gregg ...
Tank Patrol
Denis Akiyama ...
Tech Leader
Seamus Flavin ...
Chopper 4
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Chopper 3
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Sandra Dickinson ...
Bitchin' Betty
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Keller
Graeme Wilkinson ...
Jackie
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Mel
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Cindy
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Storyline

John Canyon is one of the last independent space transport entrepreneurs. Rough times force him to carry suspicious cargo to Earth without questions being asked. During the flight the cargo turns out to be multitude of unstoppable and deadly killer robots. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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They've shipped everything from square pigs to anti-gravity beer... But now they've got a load of real trouble. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, sensuality and drug content, and for language | See all certifications »
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April 1997 (USA)  »

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Star Truckers  »

Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

ITL 253,765,000 (Italy) (18 April 1997)
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Trivia

Filmed at Ardmore Studios, County Wicklow, Ireland. See more »

Goofs

There's numerous events where laws of gravity and other physics are neglected, but the most notable is probably the upright flame of a lighter in a place where there's no air and no gravity. See more »

Quotes

Macanudo: Were you not chained to a major support beam of my ship I wouldn't stand a chance of having sex with someone so alluring as you.
Mike Pucci: Leave her alone, you half-electric asshole.
John Canyon: He didn't mean that. He respects the brave way you confront your disability.
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Referenced in The Propeller Guy (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Just Another Purty Face
Performed by Billy Swan
Written by Billy Swan & J. Steven Soles
Published by Specific Gravity & Trellis Music (BMI)
Administrated by Bug Music
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So bad it's Good
24 July 1999 | by (Florida) – See all my reviews

I knew this movie was going to be bad going into it. What surprised me though was how much I laughed. I'm not sure if they meant for this movie to be funny but it was a riot. Space Truckers is a great party movie for the absolute ridiculousness of the whole thing. One last thing; SQUARE PIGS!!!


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