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Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation (2004)

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In the sequel to Paul Verhoeven's loved/reviled sci-fi film, a group of troopers taking refuge in an abandoned outpost after fighting alien bugs, failing to realize that more danger lays in wait.

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Phil Tippett

Writer:

Edward Neumeier (as Ed Neumeier)
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Young military recruits train to fight a war on a bug-infested alien planet.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Billy Brown ... Pvt. Ottis Brick
Richard Burgi ... Capt. V.J. Dax
Kelly Carlson ... Pvt. Charlie Soda
Cy Carter ... Pvt. Billie Otter
Sandrine Holt ... Pvt. Jill Sandee
Ed Lauter ... Gen. Jack Gordon Shepherd
J.P. Manoux ... TSgt. Ari Peck
Lawrence Monoson ... Lt. Pavlov Dill
Colleen Porch ... Pvt. Lei Sahara
Drew Powell ... Pvt. Kipper Tor
Ed Quinn ... Cpl. Joe Griff
Jason-Shane Scott ... Pvt. Duff Horton
Brenda Strong ... Sgt. Dede Rake
Brian Tee ... Cpl. Thom Kobe
David Wells ... Recruiting Sergeant
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Storyline

We are sent back to the battlefield, as the Federation's best Mobile Infantry unit are slowly being overpowered by the killer bugs. They are light years from the nearest reinforcements and are trapped on a remote outpost. They set up protection around the post, keeping all the bugs waiting for them to leave. But now the enemy is in the outpost, in a way which they would have never thought of. Written by Film_Fan

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They're coming back to wipe us out!


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, sexual content and brief language | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Columbia-Tristar

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 May 2004 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Richard Burgi took the large banner featured in the end sequence. See more »

Goofs

Countless bugs are destroyed by the perimeter burn, yet in later scenes there are none. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
FedNet: Our war's going better than ever, but we need heroes! We need you!
Smiling Lieutenant: Come on, you apes... You wanna live forever?
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No animators were harmed in the making of this motion picture. See more »

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Followed by Starship Troopers: Invasion (2012) See more »

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Dripping with Low-Budget Feel.
7 June 2004 | by superduperdougSee all my reviews

I mean, really now. Flood the market with a good name... 2 Million people each spending 3 dollars to rent this movie, and you have made your budget. Easy right. Easy for the filmmaker. This movie was the equivalent of putting out a LOTR movie made with stick figures. Just terrible. I'm sorry, but there is something seriously unethical about doing this sort of thing to the consumer... But they don't care, all they want is stupid money.

And that's a good hour and 20 minutes of my life I'll never get back... Thanks. Seriously consider not buying, or renting this movie. This movie was quite possibly one of the worst movies I have ever seen in my life. Yet because of this it still lingers in my mind. Not cool. And I will forever remember the horridness of it. Unnecessarily gory, horribly dark action scenes where you can not see more than 3 bugs at a time, and really, really, really cheesy guns... "Hey, let's fire light at the bugs, maybe that will scare them!!!" "OK!!!11!!1!" Like really, are blanks that expensive?


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