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Paul Verhoeven explains how he thinks a Starship Troopers remake fits the times

A Starship Troopers remake now? The director of the classic 1997 version says it makes perfect sense.

Living in Old Detroit: How RoboCop predicted the world we live in today
Feb 11, 2014

To call Paul Verhooven’s 1987 sci-fi classic a few years ahead of its time would be an understatement. Try a few decades, maybe.

New RoboCop compares violence level to Verhoeven's 'over-the-top' original
Feb 4, 2014

Paul Verhoeven’s 1987 sci-fi classic RoboCop is revered for a lot of reasons, one of which is the director’s wild take on violence, which gave the film a very unique look.

Check out these awesome, unused '80s designs for RoboCop's Robo-Car
Jan 24, 2014

In Jose Padilha's RoboCop, the hero rides a sleek motorcycle. But in the 1987 version, he drives a Ford Taurus. It turns out that wasn't his first choice for transportation.

Paul Verhoeven explains why the Total Recall reboot bombed
Jan 14, 2013

For any sci-fi fan from the '80s and early '90s, the name Paul Verhoeven is a big one. The mind behind monster hits Total Recall, Robocop and Starship Troopers is still revered to this day—and he even has a few thoughts on why the recent reboot of his classic Total Recall bombed at the box office.

Paul Verhoeven slams recent Total Recall remake as 'not good'
Dec 17, 2012

From Robocop to Total Recall, sci-fi auteur Paul Verhoeven has brought us some true classics over the years. So what does he think of Len Wiseman's new Total Recall remake? Apparently, not much.