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RoboCop (2014) Decent Remake Sans the Quirky Humor

Perhaps the most noticeable thing missing in the RoboCop 2014 remake, directed by José Padilha (Elite Squad, Elite Squad: The Enemy Within) are the quirky commercials, “I’d buy that for a dollar,” and the sunscreen that gives the user skin cancer are just a few of the adverts that made the first 1987 version, the Peter Weller starring Paul Verhoeven directed tongue in cheek thriller so beloved by its fans, that little bit special. 428 more words


Chappie 2015, o mizerie de film

Recunosc că am adormit pe la jumate şi nici nu am intenţionat să revin.

Chappie este o combinaţie ordinară între robocop şi orice film cu un animal trist, doar că animul este robot. 410 more words

The Superhero and the Cyborg in Full Metal Alchemist

I came comparatively late, as an anime fan, to watching Full Metal Alchemist; for a long time it had been something I was aware of as being the series about the strange robotic knight and his child companion, and I gathered it had some alternate-history elements from seeing fanworks of imperious caricatures in fancy uniforms. 1,208 more words

Animation & Film

Preview: RoboCop #11

RoboCop #11

Authors: Joshua Williamson & Dennis Culver
Artist: Alejandro Aragón

The final battle for Detroit rages on the steps of OCP headquarters. Death on all sides grows in numbers every second. 57 more words


Movie Review: RoboCop (2014)

was a 1987 film about a… robotic cop, funnily enough. RoboCop (2014) is a remake of that film, and a modern reboot of the series. 338 more words

TV & Movies

My Problem With Reboots and Remakes

There is only one sole purpose for movie studios to remake or reboot a movie: To create a brand new franchise. The problem is, why are so many remakes being made, without the follow ups? 752 more words