Reeling and Recycling with Robocop

Reeling and Recycling with Robocop

The much-ballyhooed new RoboCop movie starring Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton and Samuel Davis, just opened to mixed reviews, but will very likely have vigorous box office.  But some critics and moviegoers  feel the film is just Hollywood’s latest version of reeling and recycling with RoboCop. They say it is yet another example of […]

‘RoboCop’ ReBuilt for the Modern World

‘RoboCop’ ReBuilt for the Modern World

RoboCop has become a popular science-fiction mainstay since his original inception in the late 1980s. The part-man part-machine police officer represented the thin line that separates mankind from the weapons they craft to kill and destroy each other. When a cinematic reboot of the film franchise was first announced, many were skeptical as to whether RoboCop could […]