It's been a decade since the last Robocop film — but is that a good thing?
You can't keep a good curmudgeon down: House's Hugh Laurie is in talks to star as the villain in the new RoboCop film, according to The Hollywood Reporter.read more
In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years – and it’s meant billions for OmniCorp’s bottom line. Now OmniCorp wants to bring their controversial technology to the home front, and they see a golden opportunity to do it. When Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) – a loving husband, father and good cop doing his best to stem the tide of crime and corruption in Detroit – is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp sees their chance to build a part-man, part-robot police officer. OmniCorp envisions a RoboCop in every city and even more billions for their shareholders, but they never counted on one thing: there is still a man inside the machine pursuing justice.
Bus 174 movie trailer - Directed by Jose Padilha. Theatrical Release Date: 10/8/2003
Interviews with Joel Kinnaman, Michael Keaton, Gary Oldman, Jackie Earle Haley, Abbie Cornish and Jose Padilha about the making of ROBOCOP. In 2028 when Alex Murphy is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.
Director Jose Padilha's new take on the 1987 classic barreled into theaters this month. Stars Gary Oldman, Joel Kinnaman and Michael Keaton talk about what makes the new version fresh.
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Rio de Janeiro, 1997. Nascimento – captain of the Police Elite Squad – is facing a crisis: he is about to become a father and will have to take charge in a dangerous mission in the convoluted world of Rio de Janeiro slums and drug dealing in order to secure the Pope during his visit to the city. In order to leave the front line though he will have to find a replacement worthy of the job.
In 1997, before the visit of the pope to Rio de Janeiro, Captain Nascimento from BOPE (Special Police Operation Battalion) is assigned to eliminate the risks of the drug dealers in a dangerous slum nearby where the pope intends to be lodged.
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