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Actor Michael Ironside on his new movie Extraterrestrial, Total Recall, Starship Troopers and more
Don Kaye

Canadian-born actor Michael Ironside has been making movies since 1977, and has appeared in some of sci-fi's finest films.

Starship Troopers remake writer says flick will be like WHICH '80's movie?
Matthew Jackson

One of the writers of that Starship Troopers remake just teased the tone of his script, and offered an interesting comparison to an iconic '80s film that might surprise you.

8 female sci-fi roles that were originally supposed to be played by men
Trent Moore

All movie roles aren’t created equal, and sometimes one doesn’t actually work out right until you make some major changes — like subbing in a woman, for example.

The bugs are back in action-packed new Starship Troopers trailer
Trent Moore

It's been a while since we've seen anything fun from the upcoming CGI sequel Starship Troopers: Invasion, but with the August release date fast approaching, the studio has released an epic new trailer. The bugs are back!

Why new Starship Troopers is gonna be less violent than original
Trent Moore

Based on Robert Heinlein's novel of the same name, the 1997 film Starship Troopers is revered by fans as one of the most cheesily awesome, and wildly violent sci-fi films ever made. With a reboot now in the works, it seems the new version will apparently be missing some of that violent, bug-killing charm. But why?

New Starship Troopers trailer shows off classic bug-killing action
Trent Moore

It may have had a bit of cheese coming off the edges, but the 1997 big screen adaptation of Robert Heinlein's novel Starship Troopers is still one of the most awesomely crazy sci-fi action movies out there. The even lower-budget, direct-to-DVD sequels? Not so much.

Starship Troopers is getting a remake with some heavy-duty writers

Robert Heinlein's somewhat controversial 1959 book was made into Paul Verhoeven's rather divisive 1997 movie: Some saw it as an insightful satire on the media-readiness of modern war, while others saw it as a candy-colored betrayal. But now Sony has retained the writers of Thor and X-Men: First Class to fashion a new take on a classic tale.

8 more '90s sci-fi films that oughta get their own TV spinoffs
Matthew Jackson

This week we got the news that Roland Emmerich's Universal Soldier—crappy sequels aside—is being adapted for television. It's not a bad idea at all. In fact, it prompted thoughts of other classic (and not so classic) '90s movies that should make the leap to the small screen.