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.
Hugh Laurie was in talks to play the role of Raymond Sellars, but contract negotiations broke down between him and the film's producers. Clive Owen was seriously considered as a replacement.
Well, there you have it. Who could argue with that? Which begs the question. Has the US Senate become pro-crime?
In the beginning scene in Tehran, the robot greets the locals in Arabic while people in Iran speak Persian.
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)
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