PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy, a loving husband, father and good cop, is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.
Joshua Zetumer wrote the script for this movie based on unfinished draft by Edward Neumeier and Michael Miner, which they wrote in 1985 at the insistence of Paul Verhoeven, who wanted to make the original film more serious, it was ninety pages long.... ...
Chief Karen Dean:
We have a problem. Alex is breaking protocol.
Liz Kline: What's he doing?
Chief Karen Dean: He's off solving his own murder.
Tom Pope: Oh, that is genius. Why didn't I think of that?
When RoboCop is riding down the freeway, we see an exit sign for Annacis Island. Annacis Island is located in Vancouver, British Columbia, but the film is set in Detroit, Michigan.
The audio of the MGM logo is replaced by vocal effects generated by Samuel L. Jackson before the film begins with him exercising his voice before going on air.
English, Persian, Ukrainian
£2,410,948 (UK) (9 February 2014)