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Troops (1997)

Stormtroopers on Tattooine show us what life is like patrolling and law-upholding on the sandy planet.

Director:

Kevin Rubio

Writers:

Kevin Rubio, David McDermott (based on an idea by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dave Myers Dave Myers ... Jawa (as David Myers)
Steven Melching Steven Melching ... Jawa (voice)
Matthew Myers Matthew Myers ... Jawa
Paul Pistore Paul Pistore ... Jawa / Capt. Reh Teah / Radio Dispatcher (voice)
Neil Elliot Neil Elliot ... Owen Lars (as Neil Elliott)
Susan Hinshaw ... Beru Lars (as Susan Hindshaw)
Eric Hilleary Eric Hilleary ... Capt. Jyanix Bach / Capt. Reh Teah / Boba Fett
Cam Clarke ... Captain Jyanix Bauch (voice) (as Cam Clark)
David Max David Max ... Officer Daemon Mott
Jess Harnell ... Officer Daemon Mott (voice)
Kenar Yegyayan Kenar Yegyayan ... Officer Ayches Ram / Trooper HK-883
Drew Massey ... Officer Ayches Ram (voice)
Caleb Skinner Caleb Skinner ... Trooper HK-888
Kevin Rubio Kevin Rubio ... Trooper HK-888 / Radio Dispatcher (voice)
Dave Fouquette Dave Fouquette ... Trooper HK-883 (voice)
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Storyline

"Cops" meets "Star Wars" as a camera crew spends a day travelling around with Imperial Troopers on the beat. The first run in is called Stolen Droids and is about some Jawas who are suspected of possessing stolen goods. The second is a Domestic Dispute involving a couple who live on a desert farm. Written by <ojenkins@mbhs.edu>

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Short | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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Official Sites:

Troops @ TheForce.net

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

July 1997 (USA) See more »

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Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

George Lucas, upon seeing the film, was so impressed he declared that the movie was really "lost footage from Star Wars". See more »

Goofs

Capt. Bach's name is misspelled as "Bauch" in the end credits. See more »

Quotes

Captain Jyanix Bach: We got a, uh, routine stop here. We have a report of some stolen droids and, uh, we think these might be it.
[dismounts from his Speeder Bike and walks towards a couple of Jawas.]
Captain Jyanix Bach: Excuse me. Excuse me. Uh, do you wanna come over here, please? Yeah, I'm talkin' to you.
[one Jawa approaches Capt. Bach. as the other puts down a small droid.]
Captain Jyanix Bach: Uh, whose droid is this?
[Jawa answers in indistinct language.]
Captain Jyanix Bach: Uh-huh, it's your cousin's. Is this your cousin? Is this your cousin? Are you his cousin?
[...]
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Crazy Credits

Star Wars and all Star Wars characters created by George Lucas property of LucasFilm, LTD. used without permission for this NOT-FOR-PROFIT production (Thanking you in advance for not suing us, George!) See more »

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Spoofs Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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Hilarious parody
20 May 2000 | by Op_PrimeSee all my reviews

Troops is an awesome parody of Cops and Star Wars. I downloaded it off the Internet and, though it took very long to download, it was worth it. Troops fills in the holes of Episode IV, by explaining what really happened to the Jawas, Uncle Owen and Luke's Aunt. It's also hilarious to see the stolen droid is none other than MST3K's Tom Servo. This is a must see.


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