R | | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Cyborg law enforcer RoboCop returns to protect the citizens of old Detroit but faces a deadly challenge when a rogue OCP member secretly creates a new, evil RoboCop 2.
Peter Weller previously starred in Shakedown (1988) which came out a year after RoboCop (1987) (where he played a New York City public district attorney defending a suspect in selling drugs and shooting an undercover police officer who happened to be corrupt). In RoboCop 2, Weller plays a ... ...
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When Robocop 2 extends his arm to hit Robocop, it is obvious that the extension is a forced perspective trick as the arm becomes at least four times longer to get out of frame. Robocop is subsequently knocked into a wall that previously did not exist, as Robo was standing in front of an open hall.
There are no opening credits to the film. Following the Orion logo, the movie launches straight into the Magnavolt commercial, part of one of the spoof Mediabreak news bulletins.
$14,145,411 (USA) (24 June 1990)
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