Top 9 Starship Troopers Movie Details

While searching the internet for Starship Troopers movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

Carmen's Dad was suddenly afraid that he's never going to see her again. He was killed later when a meteor hit Buenos Aires. This was an allusion to the psychics that the Federation is seeking in the early movie propaganda.

Rico is talking to his parents and his dad mentions he would rather take 10 lashes than see his son join the military (which he thinks is a mistake). Later, Rico makes a huge mistake, and is given 10 lashes as punishment.
Rico is talking to his parents and his dad mentions he would rather take 10 lashes than see his son join the military (which he thinks is a mistake). Later, Rico makes a huge mistake, and is given 10 lashes as punishment.

Trivia

I have collected all the famous movie trivia questions with answers from Reddit and other sources. They can be very useful in quizzes or games, or simply to learn more information. Most of the fun Starship Troopers details are suitable for kids.

  1. The cast agreed to do the co-ed shower scene only if the director, Paul Verhoeven agreed to direct the scene naked, which he did.

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • When we first see Carmen piloting, the screen indicates she's flying a training ship.

Hidden Details

One of the propaganda clips is of a murderer being captured that morning, and was set to be executed at 6 PM. Even if the murderer was captured at 12 AM exactly, that means he was captured, tried, convicted, sentenced, and executed in no more than 18 hours.

. During the background of the Klandathu Drop sequence, we can see a Mobile Infantry solider fall over, this same solider is then seen running back to re join the retreat, re-entering the screen from the left.

1 - The TV journalist killed at the beginning of the film was the first to be shown covering the invasion.
The TV journalist killed at the beginning of the film was the first to be shown covering the invasion.

Dizzy gets taken down and is almost suffocated by Sgt. Zim. In the next scene, she has a bruise covering most of her neck

Starship Troopers poster
Starship Troopers poster

Starship Troopers Plot: Humans in a fascist, militaristic future wage war with giant alien bugs.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Starship Troopers, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Starship Troopers and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director Paul Verhoeven
Main Actors Casper Van Dien, Dina Meyer, Denise Richards, Jake Busey
IMDB score 7.2