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‘Starship Troopers’ Truly Mind-Blowing

FRIDAY, NOV. 14, 1997

Mankind as ruler of the galaxy? Not so fast there, buddy boy. Armed alien arachnids are colonizing and annihilating the galaxy. “Starship Troopers” is like “Aliens”-meets-“Full Metal Jacket” meets-“Beverly Hills 90210.” Galactic grads assault an unrelenting onslaught of spider-like assassins. Dutch director Paul Verhoeven doesn’t skimp with some 550 digital mind-blowing (literally) special effects.


 

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