Paul Verhoeven
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Reviews // 6 Articles
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//Features

"The Only Good Bug Is a Dead Bug": 'Starship Troopers' and the Politics of Science Fiction
27 Apr 2015 // 8:09 PM

There's little a remake of Starship Troopers could add to the original's deceptively deep insights into the nature of social organization.

I, RoboCop: Paul Verhoeven's Prescient Classic 25 Years Later
27 Jun 2012 // 5:20 PM

One of RoboCop’s greatest strengths is how the movie so comfortably and carefully straddles the space between smart satire and popcorn thrills, a special talent of Paul Verhoeven’s.

//Reviews

Verhoeven Had a Lot to Learn After 'Flesh + Blood'
8 Oct 2014 // 8:10 PM

Flesh + Blood has at least this to its credit: it's not as bad as Howard the Duck.

Showgirls: Cheesecake, With Emphasis on the Cheese
21 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

Is Showgirls truly one of the worst movies ever made? Not quite, but it may be the most unintentionally funny.

//Blogs

ReFramed No. 15: Paul Verhoeven's 'Showgirls' (1995)
29 Nov 2011 // 1:00 AM

This week, the ReFramed crew attempts to redeem Paul Verhoeven’s universally misunderstood cult classic, Showgirls

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//Blogs

Double Take: 'Fantasia' Muses on Music

// Short Ends and Leader

"Fantasia stands alone as a virtuoso tribute to the virtuosity of its music.

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