Book Review: Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein

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People debate endlessly about whether a movie is better than a film and how true to the original source any adaptation may be. Previously though it wasn’t a conversation that I ever really got involved in, I never really read books; but having now discovered the literacy delights of a good novel, I have some catching up to do and am currently working my way through the titles that mean something to me. Mainly those books that have become films. Read more

Film Review: Starship Troopers

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I have decided that rather than continue to throw what limited resources I have into new movies, for the time being at least, I own enough films that are simply sitting on a shelf gathering dust that it makes just as much sense to relive and revisit the films already in my collection rather than continue purchasing anew.

And so, for reasons I cannot explain I delved into the collection and for was just grabbed by Starship Troopers. It was just one of those days where a bit of nostalgic, pre relentless CGI old fashioned special effects, overly violent nonsense seemed appropriate and Starship Troopers fits that bill perfectly.

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