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Starship Troopers named most Subversive Comedy 
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Post Starship Troopers named most Subversive Comedy
Some kind of movie review site called Scene Stealers has published their list of the top ten most subversive comedies: ... -comedies/

and ST leads the list (!).

It also deserves the top spot here because the movie purposely does something that few films actually do on purpose: It subverts the entire message of the Robert Heinlein sci-fi novel on which it’s based. Ouch.

And why is it listed as a comedy?

Quote: get to see Neil Patrick Harris mature into Joseph Mengele. How is that not funny?

Got a point there.

Tue Apr 14, 2009 10:56 am
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