Starship Troopers
Special Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1997
Director: Paul Verhoeven
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 043396-066724
Running time: 2:09 (129 Min.)
Casetype: Digipak
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: May 28, 2002
Collection type: Owned (#1325)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 15, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 10 / 10
Overview
From the bridge of the Fleet Battlestation Ticonderoga, with its sweeping galactic views, to the desolate terrain of planet Klendathu, teeming with shrieking, fire-spitting, brain-sucking special effects creatures, acclaimed director PAUL VERHOEVEN crafts a dazzling epic based on Robert A. Heinlein's classic sci-fi adventure. CASPER VAN DIEN, DINA MEYER, DENISE RICHARDS, JAKE BUSEY, NEIL PATRICK HARRIS, PATRICK MULDOON, and MICHAEL IRONSIDE star as the courageous soldiers who travel to the distant and desolate Klendathu system for the ultimate showdown between the species.
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Misc.
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Genres
Science-Fiction
Action
Adventure
Studios
Production Studios:
 • TriStar Pictures
 • Touchstone Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 5.0
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Storyboard Comparisons
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • Closed Captioned
 • Screen Tests
Easter Eggs
On Columbia TriStar Home Entertainmentís 2-disc Special Edition release of 'Starship Troopers' you can find some additional material that the studio added as a hidden feature.

Insert the first disc of the set and to the 'Special Features.' Then select the 'Filmographies' and there, select Paul Verhoeven. On the second screen of Verhoevenís biography press the 'Up' arrow key on your remote control to display a Federal symbol over his face. Now press 'Enter' and you will have the chance to see several minutes of bug test and other special effects footage, including a swarm of infantry bugs in the shape of a Smiley face.
Crew
Direction
Paul Verhoeven....Director
Writing
Ed Neumeier....Screenwriter
Robert A. Heinlein....Original Material By
Production
Alan Marshall....Producer
Jon Davison....Producer
Cinematography
Jost Vacano....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Mark Goldblatt....Film Editor
Caroline Ross....Film Editor
Music
Basil Poledouris....Composer
Sound
Joseph Geisinger....Production Sound Mixer
Kevin O'Connell....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Greg P. Russell....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Stephen Hunter Flick....Sound Designer
Stephen Hunter Flick....Supervising Sound Editor
John Pospisil....Sound Designer
Harry Cohen....Sound Designer
Randy Thom....Sound Designer
Art
Allan Cameron....Production Designer
Ellen Mirojnick....Costume Designer
Phil Tippett....Visual Effects
Scott E. Anderson....Visual Effects
Scott Squires....Visual Effects
Jim Rygiel....Visual Effects
John Richardson....Visual Effects
Steve Wolff....Art Director
Bruce Robert Hill....Art Director
John Blake....Make-up Artist
Bill Myer....Make-up Artist
William E. Dawson, Jr.....Visual Effects
Doug Hubbard....Visual Effects
Nick Karas....Visual Effects
Barry L. McQueary....Visual Effects
Frank L. Pope....Visual Effects
Dennis A. Yeager....Visual Effects
Wes Mattox....Visual Effects
Daniel Radford....Visual Effects
David M. Jones....Visual Effects
Thomas Dadras....Visual Effects
Alec Gillis....Visual Effects
Tom Woodruff, Jr.....Visual Effects
Mark Sullivan....Visual Effects
Van Ling....Visual Effects
Cast
Casper Van Dien....Johnny Rico
Dina Meyer....Dizzy Flores
Denise Richards....Carmen Ibanez
Jake Busey....Ace Levy
Neil Patrick Harris....Carl Jenkins
Clancy Brown....Sgt. Zim
Seth Gilliam....Sugar Watkins
Patrick Muldoon....Zander Barcalow
Michael Ironside....Jean Rasczak
Rue McClanahan....Biology Teacher
Marshall Bell....General Owen
Eric Bruskotter....Breckinridge
Matt Levin....Kitten Smith
Blake Lindsley....Katrina
Anthony Ruivivar....Shujumi
Brenda Strong....Captain Deladier
Dean Norris....Commanding Officer
Christopher Curry....Mr. Rico
Lenore Kasdorf....Mrs. Rico
Tami-Adrian George....Djana'D
Teo....Corporal Bronski
Steven Ford....Lt. Willy
Ungela Brockman....Corporal Birdie
Curnal Aulisio....Sgt.Gillespie
Greg Travis....Net Correspondent
Bruce Gray....Sky Marshall Dienes
Denise Dowse....Sky Marshall Meru
John Cunningham....Fed Net Announcer
Experts
Julianna McCarthy
Timothy McNeil
Robert David Hall....Recruiting Sergeant
Brad Kane....Lanny
Amy Smart....Pilot Cadet
Timothy Omundson....Psychic
Patrick Bishop....Engineering Officer
Hunter Bodine....Young Cap Trooper
Travis Lowen....Little Boy Trooper
Patrick Wolff....Late Cadet
Mara Duronslet....Communications Officer
Dale A. Dye....General
Michael Stokey....Officer with Morita
Tyrone Tann....Student
Matt Entriken....Marco
Eric Dare....Medic
Ronald L. Botchan....Jumpball Referee
Walter Adrian....Judge
Stephanie Erb....Young Mother
Stomping Kids
Alexi Lakatos
Nathaniel Marshall
Austin Sanderford
Rhiannon Vigil
Mylin Brooks....Female Trooper
Male Troopers
Armand Darrius
Kai Lennox
Yancy Calzada....Puppeteer
Dawn E. Anderson....Girl Trooper (uncredited)
Jon Davison....Buenos Aires Survivor (uncredited)
Brooke Morales....Cheerleader (uncredited)
James Morse....Male Trooper (uncredited)
Edward Neumeier....Defendant (uncredited)
Julie Pinson....Female Trooper (uncredited)
ZoŽ Poledouris....School Prom Singer (uncredited)
Parry Shen....Student (uncredited)
Cari Vega....Student / Female Trooper (uncredited)