Will The “RoboCop” Remake Live Up To The Original Sci-Fi Film?
The classic action sci-fi film, “RoboCop,” is getting a reboot from Columbia Pictures and MGM, directed by Jose Padilha and starring Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, and Samuel L. Jackson.
In “RoboCop,” the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Their drones are winning American wars around the globe and now they want to bring this technology to the home front. Alex Murphy (Kinnaman) is a loving husband, father and good cop doing his best to stem the tide of crime and corruption in Detroit. After he is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp utilizes their remarkable science of robotics to save Alex’s life. He returns to the streets of his beloved city with amazing new abilities, but with issues a regular man has never had to face before.
Do you think Hollywood’s latest remake will live up to its original film? Find out in theaters, starting February 7, 2014.