R | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Humans in a fascist, militaristic future wage war with giant alien bugs in a satire of modern world politics.
The tanker bug sequence was filmed in 3 days.
Young people from all over the globe are joining up to fight for the future.
Soldier #1: I'm doing my part.
Soldier #2: I'm doing my part.
Soldier #3: I'm doing my part.
Young kid dressed up as a soldier: I'm doing my part too.
Newsreel announcer: They're doing their part. Are you? Join the Mobile Infantry and save the world. Service ...
During the football game, Rico appears to run up a ramp before flipping over the opposing players.
To avoid an NC-17 rating, 4 seconds had to be trimmed from a decapitation during the last battle at the military base. However, the four seconds can be seen in the version on the FX network.
$22,058,773 (USA) (9 November 1997)