The following are the all of the articles that have been tagged as and being related to Johnny Rico that can be found here at Musings From Us, for your enjoyment.
The bugs that we love to hate are back in this 2012 computer animated direct to video science fiction film being directed by Shinji Aramaki of Fullmetal Alchemist and Appleseed. In this installment of Starship Troopers we are dealing with a whole new batch of MI Troopers but the three heroes from the first and third film have staring rolls as well. It is a in-depth ride of what it is like to try and out smart the bug except this time it is a queen and she has control of a starship of her own. A film full of suspense and explosions to keep you on your toes. Read more... (936 words, 129 images, estimated 3:45 mins reading time)
Its 8 years after the brain bug was captured on Big K and we are second bug war with now Colonel John Rico (Casper Van Dien) in a command of his own on Roku San. It is a farming planet and the troopers are trying to keep the farmers safe against the continuing threat of the Arachnids or Archies as they are called in the film. The farmers doesn’t like the troopers but they need them to stay alive. Rico has to rally his troops each and every night to keep the bugs at bay and to keep them from getting through the electrified fence that surrounds the town and farmland. What makes this night different is that the current Sky Marshal, Omar Anoke, is coming to visit them on Roku San. Read more... (728 words, 93 images, estimated 2:55 mins reading time)
Service guarantees citizenship. Would you like to know more? There are some films that when they come out you will either hate or love with no middle ground whatsoever, Starship Troopers is one of those films. Some people can not stand it no matter what and others will watch it again and again. Is it cheesy? Yes! Could it be called bad SciFi? Yes! But so can Eureka and fans love that one around the world and even it has been using cues from Starship Troopers with its Astraus Project story arc. Myself I have seen the film a few dozen times and my own wife threatened to destroy the disk if I didn’t stop watching it. Does that mean that I am going to give it a glowing review? Maybe, but I know where the film could be better and what it did wrong, I just like the film because of the concept. It is not as good as the animated Roughneck Series but it does introduce viewers to a whole new concept of Science Fiction Horror with a bit of comedy thrown in. MEDIC! To understand that last one you will just have to see the film. Read more... (1480 words, 120 images, estimated 5:55 mins reading time)