In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy - a loving husband, father and good cop - is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.
Thirteen years after the original Robocop, Delta City, considered to be "The Safest Place On Earth!", has become a futuristic city owned and operated by OCP, and RoboCop, Alex Murphy has ... See full summary »
Maurice Dean Wint,
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A retired elite Black Ops Commando launches a one man war against a group of South American criminals who have kidnapped his daughter to blackmail him into starting a revolution and getting an exiled dictator back into power.
Mark L. Lester
Rae Dawn Chong,
A human-looking indestructible cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.
Detroit - in the future - is crime-ridden, and run by a massive company. The company have developed a huge crime-fighting robot, which unfortunately develops a rather dangerous glitch. The company sees a way to get back in favor with the public when a cop called Alex Murphy is killed by a street gang. Murphy's body is reconstructed within a steel shell and named RoboCop. The RoboCop is very successful against criminals, and becomes a target of supervillain Boddicker. Written by
Colin Tinto <email@example.com>
Some 25 years later, an internet rumor began to get funding for a Robocop statue to be placed in Detroit. Peter Weller himself created a public service announcement to support the proposal. Eventually a Kickstarter campaign was created and proved successful, as the 12 foot statue is now in production. See more »
Dick Jones goes to leave after he's threatened Bob Morton in the bathroom, yet the reflection in the mirror shows he's standing at the door. See more »
The entire outer skin will be like this.
Its titanium, laminated with kevlar.
Go ahead, shake his hand.
[the robotic arm extends to shake Morton's hand, he cringes as the robot hand grips his hand hard]
Ahhh, he's got a helluva grip!
It's 400 foot-pounds. He could crush every bone in your hand.
Alright, attach it to his shoulder.
[Looks right into Robocop's point of view]
You're gonna be a bad motherfucker!
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There are no opening credits save the title "ROBOCOP". See more »
Robocop, born of technology is a cyborg, half man/half machine. The future of Law enforcement is here, and he's kicking ass.
Alex Murphy was the unfortunate candidate chosen to be robocop after he was brutally massacred by a gang of scumbag criminals. And the robocop program was brought in, after the E.D. 209 (An all robot killing machine) proto-type failed so disastrously.
Alex Murphy, now Robocop is effectively dead, but he still has a memory, and sets out on a quest to avenge his own Death, by finding the scumbags responsible.
With some quite horrific violence (E.D. 209 and Murphy scenes mainly) and some brilliant action, Robocop is character that you will warm to, as he fights crime on a personal level.
Solid entertainment 8/10
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