triple bill featuring the first three films from the popular sci-fi franchise. in 'starship troopers' (1997), mankind has been invaded by a lethal alien bug race, 30 feet tall and possessing the ability to fly. freedom fighter johnny rico (casper van dien) sets about training up an elite military unit in order to combat the alien invaders, while his girlfriend, carmen (denise richards), becomes a fighter pilot. however, in the heat of battle, johnny is unaware that carmen is being seduced by her dashing flight instructor. in 'starship troopers 2 - hero of the federation' (2003), the federation's best mobile infantry unit goes back into action against the bug horde. but this time, the bugs are waiting for them and they are smarter and more cunning then ever. to stop the bugs from destroying the rest of mankind, a group of soldiers trapped by the creepy-crawlies realise that they must team up with an infamous traitor in order to save the world. in 'starship troopers 3 - marauder', rico (van dien) faces off against the killer bugs once more as he leads his team on a secret mission to rescue a crew of troopers trapped on the remote planet of om-1. battling bugs both new and old, the team's new 'marauder' weapons technology may be its only hope against a treasonous element operating within the federation itself. as captain lola beck (jolene blalock) and the rest of her stranded crew fight to survive in harsh conditions, it becomes clear to them that something on om-1 is very, very wrong and this time the bugs have a new trick up their arthropodic sleeves.