Author Topic: Film Ambush  (Read 400 times)

Manotea

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Film Ambush
« on: April 15, 2021, 09:26:36 pm »
You're flicking through channels and unexpectedly you find it...

One of the greatest films ever made which it is compulsory to watch again, no matter how many times you've seen it before.

Yes, Starship Troopers, I'm talking about you!

Beardy

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Re: Film Ambush
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2021, 08:11:24 am »
Ah, one of the greatest. I believe it’s a Heinlein title, although from memory, not so faithful to the source book.
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Regulator

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Re: Film Ambush
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2021, 09:44:05 am »
You're flicking through channels and unexpectedly you find it...

One of the greatest films ever made which it is compulsory to watch again, no matter how many times you've seen it before.

Yes, Starship Troopers, I'm talking about you!


I have to admit, I quite like the ST films.  Good mindless escapism, with the odd cutie in...
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ian

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Re: Film Ambush
« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2021, 09:57:43 am »
It's quite enjoyable and the acidulous undertone is often missed, it's taking the piss out of the godawful book (unfortunately you have to read the book to know this, and I wouldn't inflict that on anyone).
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Re: Film Ambush
« Reply #4 on: April 16, 2021, 10:04:15 am »

ElyDave

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Re: Film Ambush
« Reply #5 on: April 16, 2021, 04:59:43 pm »
You're flicking through channels and unexpectedly you find it...

One of the greatest films ever made which it is compulsory to watch again, no matter how many times you've seen it before.

Yes, Starship Troopers, I'm talking about you!


I have to admit, I quite like the ST films.  Good mindless escapism, with the odd cutie in...

Apparently there were 6 films, 4-6 were straight to video
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