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It wasnt exactly the second runner up for the Best Picture Oscar but Starship Troopers was a trifle more creative and meaningful than the gory and trashy appearance it first showcases It is about a group of friends who are all drafted to go to war against the evil Bug army Though it takes place in the late second millennium Starship Troopers gives many examples of their future society acting like our society did in the second world war Exemplified by the scenes showing expansionist bugs propaganda drafted teens and many others Starship Troopers metaphorically suggests the teens point of view of World War II Bugs of immense size strength and intelligence where being hurled toward earth on meteors and inhabit any planet they land on Earth mobilizes its army to attack the Bugs Since the Bugs have exoskeletons they are very difficult to kill When a Bug gets you you die a horrible gory death To make enrolling in this unattractive war seem attractive the Federal Network was formed This is a television station that is devoted to glorifying the fight against Bugs and joining the Mobil Infantry Johnny Rico a boy just graduating high school was admitted to Harvard but also wanted to join the Mobil Infantry Disobeying his father he goes off to war His girlfriend Carmen and his best friend are drafted as well Before they leave the three young kids make a pact to always be friends As time goes on they grow apart Carmen breaks up with Rico and his best friend becomes a strategic mastermind of very high rank His whereabouts are classified so communication is impossible An old friend from high school Diz a beautiful yet tough GI Jane like girl ends up in Ricos platoon Diz loved him and always tried to get him but Rico loved his girlfriend and turned her offers down The leader of Rico and Dozes platoon is their old history teacher
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