Robocop

'RoboCop' reboots the classic sci-fi flick, seeing city cop Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) brutally injured, only to be revived as a half-human, half-robot cyborg. Now in 2028 Detroit, where a controversy over robots wages, RoboCop has to deal with a whole-new bevy of issues while using his newfound abilities to right wrongs.

  • Release Date: February 7, 2014
  • Director: José Padilha
  • Written By: Nick Schenk, Joshua Zetumer & James Vanderbilt

 

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Samuel L. Jackson Joins ‘Robocop’ Remake
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So Wait, This RoboCop Statue is Actually Happening?
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Save the Date: ‘Robocop’ Reboot Lands Release
Following last week’s casting of ‘The Killing”s Joel Kinnaman in the titular role of Robocop, the reboot of the 80s classic now has an official release date. So what date should you circle on your calendars? After years in financial purgatory, MGM seems to finally be putting all…