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Less Redemption, More Tears

New York Times - 11 Feb 2014
The existential battle that rages through “RoboCop,” a nicely cast, respectable remake of the wittily corrosive 1987 Paul Verhoeven film, is less the struggle between man and machine than between the original's pop nihilism and the bottom-line ...

Do we really need a new 'Robocop' movie?

NJ.com - 17 Jul 2018
"District 9" director Neill Blomkamp is making a new "Robocop" movie entitled "Robocop Returns," and the announcement is receiving mixed reactions. Some trust Blomkamp to properly breathe new life into the franchise. But others argue moviegoers could ...

What is the point of RoboCop?

Syfy Wire - 14 Jul 2018
Earlier this week, Neill Blomkamp signed on to direct RoboCop Returns, from a script by the writers of the first RoboCop, Ed Neumeier and Michael Miner. Before that project starts filming, Justin Rhodes – the co-writer of the next Terminator reboot ...

'District 9' Filmmaker Neill Blomkamp Tackling 'RoboCop Returns'

Hollywood Reporter - 11 Jul 2018
RoboCop, the cyborg police officer who patrols the streets of Detroit, is returning to the big screen. Neill Blomkamp, who directed such tech-heavy movies such as District 9 and Chappie, has been set by MGM to helm what is being titled RoboCop Returns ...

Blomkamp Assures Us ROBOCOP RETURNS Will Be Hard R

Dread Central - 15 Jul 2018
Earlier this week we let you guys know that MGM and director Neill Blomkamp are making a direct sequel to Paul Verhoeven's classic sci-fi action flick, RoboCop. Verhoeven's original vision was violent as all hell, with blown off limbs and melting ...

Audi, meet Robocop! - Yanko Design

Form Beyond Function - 13 Jul 2018
There's something distinctly Robocop-esque about the Audi R5 concept by Maik Müller. It comes with soft curves, but still manages to look bold, rugged, and here to save humanity. Designed for his diploma project, the R5 explores an aesthetic that cars ...

It's An R-Rating For 'RoboCop Returns', Says Neill Blomkamp

Science Fiction - 16 Jul 2018
'RoboCop' is famous for a lot of things, from its satirical elements to its very concept. But as much as anything else, it's famous for being a magnificent (and creative) gore-fest of an action film. Whether it's Murphy's gruesome murder, the way Emil ...

Neill Blomkamp Promises His 'RoboCop Returns' Will Be Rated R

Bloody Disgusting - 12 Jul 2018
Big news hit the net yesterday when it was announced that Neill Blomkamp and MGM are bringing back the RoboCop franchise proper with RoboCop Returns, a film that will serve as a sequel to the *original* RoboCop. In fact, the original draft of the ...

Forget the RoboCop reboot, we're living it

Courier Mail - 13 Jul 2018
By the end of that decade, in a climate of corporate greed, corruption, and the rising power and concentration of the media, came the likes of RoboCop, which was rebooted in 2014 and is about to be revisited again by director Neill Blomkamp (District 9 ...

Florid fly first as Robocop FC surge

FIFA.com - 08 Jul 2018
Former leaders Zirka slipped one place to fourth, while Wanderers and Robocop FC pocketed a whopping 73 and 75 points respectively to rocket joint-fifth, with both playing their Maximum Captain to ensure Maguire finished Round 5 in their armband.

HorrorHound Weekend welcomes Nancy Allen from Robocop

1428 Elm - 10 Jul 2018
Yesterday, HorrorHound Weekend announced that Nancy Allen would be joining Peter Weller this August in Indianapolis. “Murphy, it's you!” – Officer Lewis. Robocop Reunion. HorrorHound Weekend announced yesterday that Nancy Allen would be joining ...

Get ready for a 'Robocop' reboot! Wait, what?

Shortlist - 14 Jul 2018
There's no denying it, Robocop is an absolute action classic - it's perfect in almost every single way. The first sequel is fun as a mindless shoot 'em up too, but the less said about flying Robocop 3, the better. Still, there's enough name-recognition ...

Preview of RoboCop: Citizens Arrest #4

Flickering Myth - 08 Jul 2018
RoboCop: Citizens Arrest #4 hits comic book shops this Wednesday, and you can take a look at a preview of the issue here courtesy of Boom! Studios; check it out… OCP announces their plan to reform the Ruins into a new neighborhood called the Plateau, ...

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