Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008)

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Johnny Rico is called back into action to defeat the bugs.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Danny Keogh ...
Dr. Wiggs
Chief Bull Brittles
Pvt. Slug Skinner
Graeme Richards ...
Lt. A. Danner
Antonio Summerton ...
Sgt. M. Hightower
Nicole Salandra ...
Sgt. J. Kirby (as Nicole Tupper)


The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel/General Johnny Rico, reluctant hero of the original Bug Invasion on Planet P, to lead a team of Troopers on a daring rescue mission. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for violence, language and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Directorial debut of Edward neumeier who wrote the screenplay for the first two films. See more »


From 21:12 to 21:18, on the far left side of the frame, the knees of a kneeling soldier on a barracks roof instantly materialize over the wall. As the scene pans up, the knees eventually end up in a proper placement. Furthermore, the actor shakes the rifle as if firing, but no muzzle-flash nor audio accompany the action. See more »


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Written by Edgard Jaude, Rafael Torres and Michael A. Garcia
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A true Sequel to Starship Troopers
25 August 2008 | by See all my reviews

It's obvious to me that the makers of Starship Troopers 2 simply did not understand the original Starship Troopers movie. Starship Troopers was a great social satire, and is more relevant today than it ever was before. The makers of Starship Troopers 2 thought it was just a dumb war action flick and created their sequel based on that assumption.

But Starship Troopers was not a movie about a war; it was a movie about the society which waged this war.

The people who made Starship Trooper 3 did not make the same mistake. They understood the appeal and the message of Starship Troopers, ignored the abysmal second part, and made a true sequel, even expanding on a lot of the themes started in the original.

If you liked Starship Troopers but did not like the second part, give this one a try (and if you haven't seen part 2, simply assume that Starship Troopers 2 never happened and go straight to 3). You will not be disappointed.

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