Films byTexts by Paul Verhoeven
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Paul Verhoeven, 1987, 99’

In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.

 

 

Part man, part machine. All cop. The future of law enforcement.

 

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Paul Verhoeven, 1990, 113’

When a man goes in to have virtual vacation memories of the planet Mars implanted in his mind, an unexpected and harrowing series of events forces him to go to the planet for real - or is he?

 

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Paul Verhoeven, 1995, 131’

“One of the great American films of the last few years. It’s Verhoeven’s best American film and his most personal. In Starship Troopers (1997), he uses various effects to help everything go down smoothly, but he’s totally exposed in Showgirls.