Starship troopers

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[Blu-ray version.].
Physical Desc
1 blu-ray disc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
0043396160989, 043396160989


General Note
Based on the novel by Robert A. Heinlein.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
General Note
Special features: FedNet mode Picture-in-Picture with Graphics-in-Pictures: includes retrospective comments with the cast & crew about the satiricial military and political statements made and information about the Troopers universe; Recruitment test: trivia challenge to test viewer on their Trooper skills; Blu-Wizard; BD-Live; director and cast commentary; commentary with Paul Verhoeven and Ed Neumeier; "Death from above" documentary; "Know your foe" bug featurettes; "The spaceship from Starship Troopers" featurette; "FX comparison" featurettes; storyboad comparisons; "The making-of Starship Troopers" featurette; deleted scenes; screen tests; scene deconstructions.
Creation/Production Credits
Music, Basil Poledouris.
Casper Van Dien, Dina Meyer, Denise Richards, Jake Busey, Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Muldoon, Michael Ironside.
Set on the future earth. Johnny Rico is a young student dating a girl named Carmen. When Carmen decides she wants to become a citizen by joining the military, Johnny follows and joins as well. He soon realizes that he joined for the wrong reasons. Just as he is about to quit, an asteroid that originated from the orbit of planet Klendathu hits Buenos Aires and kills his family. From the bridge of the Fleet Battlestation Ticonderoga to the descolate terrain of the alien planet, they must battle shrieking, fire-spitting, brain-sucking, large-scaled space bugs.
System Details
Blu-ray disc, region A, B, C, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition ; (Special features: Dolby Digital surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., standard definition).
English (TrueHD 5.1, Dolby surround, Dolby stereo., Dolby mono.) or dubbed French (TrueHD 5.1) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Marshall, A., Davison, J., Neumeier, E., Verhoeven, P., Van Dien, C., Meyer, D., Richards, D., Busey, J., Harris, N. P., Muldoon, P., Ironside, M., & Heinlein, R. A. 1. (2008). Starship troopers. [Blu-ray version.]. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Alan Marshall et al.. 2008. Starship Troopers. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Alan Marshall et al., Starship Troopers. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Marshall, Alan, et al. Starship Troopers. [Blu-ray version.]. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2008. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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