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Robot Wars (1993)

PG  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi  |  28 April 1993 (USA)
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In the year 2041, the rebel Centros are a plague to the survivors of the great toxic gas scare of 1993. A renegade Megarobot pilot and an archaeologist must team up (despite personal ... See full summary »

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Drake
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Leda
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Stumpy
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Annie
Danny Kamekona ...
Wa-Lee
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Chou-Sing
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Lt. Plunkett
Peter Haskell ...
Rooney
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Lt. Pritchard
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Boles
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Centro Leader
Juan García ...
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Keith S. Payson ...
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In the year 2041, the rebel Centros are a plague to the survivors of the great toxic gas scare of 1993. A renegade Megarobot pilot and an archaeologist must team up (despite personal differences, a reluctant romance, and official pressure to cease and desist) to thwart the Centro's attempts to resurrect a hidden Megarobot, with which they can challenge the prevailing order. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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The final conflict has begun. See more »

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28 April 1993 (USA)  »

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Robot Jox 2: Robot Wars  »

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Trivia

Producer Charles Band was originally set to co-direct the film alongside his father, Albert Band but his role as CEO of Full Moon Entertainment prevented him from doing so. See more »

Goofs

Following the gun battle after crashing in the wastelands, Stumpy finds a canteen on one of the dead hostiles. He picks it up, smells it, and says "tequila" as he hands it to Drake. Drake refuses it and throws the canteen away which obviously has no fluid in it by the way it moves, the lack of spillage, and that it makes a distinctive "hollow sound" when it lands. See more »

Quotes

Wa-Lee: Peekaboo, I kill you!
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Featured in The Cinema Snob: Robot Jox (2013) See more »

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STUDIO CITY SHUFFLE
Composed and Performed by Jay Leslie, ASCAP
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Great cheesy big robot flick.
27 May 1999 | by (Orlando, Fl) – See all my reviews

If you liked Robot Jox for the sensational acting and amazing special effects, you're gonna love Robot Wars. Set once again in the post-apocalyptic future, our heroes are the pilots of the giant machines which defend the ill-defined border from nebulous enemies. Add in some female journalists riding hard on the trail of a nefarious secret, and some generic asian bad guys and you get what you came for: BIG ROBOT ACTION Robot Cheese at its best (or worst) Also see: Robot Jox, Crash and Burn


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