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Robot Wars (1993)

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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Albert Band

Writers:

Charles Band (original idea), Jackson Barr (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Don Michael Paul ... Marion Drake
Barbara Crampton ... Leda Fanning
James Staley ... Stumpy
Lisa Rinna ... Annie
Danny Kamekona ... Wa-Lee
Yuji Okumoto ... Chou-Sing
J. Downing ... Lt. Plunkett
Peter Haskell ... Rooney
Sam Scarber ... Lt. Pritchard
Steve Eastin ... Boles
Peter Vasquez ... Centro Leader (as Peter Mark Vasquez)
Juan Garcia Juan Garcia ... Centro Main Man (as Juan García)
Burke Byrnes ... Technician
Keith Payson ... Security Guard (as Keith S. Payson)
Pamela Denise Weaver ... Passenger 1
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Storyline

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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Crank Up the Carnage See more »

Genres:

Action | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Official Site - TTV

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Robot Jox 2: Robot Wars See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Another sequel was planned called 'Battle Jox', which would've focused on giant dinosaur robots, but it was ultimately cancelled. 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: What are you going to do with that rusty old tin can?
Marion Drake: Take out the garbage, scumbag!
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Connections

Featured in The Cinema Snob: Robot Wars (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

STUDIO CITY SHUFFLE
Composed and Performed by Jay Leslie, ASCAP
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Not a very good flick.
28 February 2001 | by jim bowieSee all my reviews

I bought this movie at a flea market mainly because it had a neat box. It's really not all that good. Let me put it this way, the title is misleading. The giant robots are pretty cool. But you don't get to see them that often. This could have been a good movie but it isn't quite good enough to bother buying (or renting) unless your a hardcore sci-fi fan. Oh, and the acting is pretty bad, too.


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