RoboCop

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MGM / Columbia Pictures Released 2013

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Director:
Jose Padilha
Released:
2013
Rating:
R

Omnicorp take advantage of a critically injured officer and turn him into Robocop, a cybernetic crime fighter.

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  • 80

    Total Film

    Taking the original and successfully transplanting it into an ambitious new world, José Padilha's english-language debut is an exciting, pacey and thoughtful sci-fi actioner.

  • 60

    The Hollywood Reporter Leslie Felperin

    In some ways, the thoughtful, dense script marks an improvement on the original, and the cast is certainly tonier this time around. What's missing is the original's evil wit, amora...

  • 40

    Empire Chris Hewitt

    There's nothing wrong, of course, with sci-fi films asking Big Questions, but the delivery doesn't have to be — should never be, in fact — this tedious.

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      • Production budget - $100,000,000
        Domestic gross - $56,787,732
        Worldwide gross - $233,987,732

      • Music:
        RoboCop Original Theme
        Written by Basil Poledouris
        En Aranjuez con tu amor
        Written by Joaquín Rodrigo
        Performed by Raffi Altounian
        Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words)
        Written by Bart Howard
        Performed by Frank Sinatra
        Hocus Pocus
        Written by Thijs Van Leer & Jan Akkerman
        Performed by Focus
        Anguish
        Written & Performed by Doug Bossi & Justin Knowell
        Take My Life (Tonite)
        Written by Richard Wolf, John Czornyj and Jervae Johnson
        Performed by Fame
        If I Only Had a Heart
        Written by Harold Arlen & E.Y. Harburg
        Performed by Andrew Page
        I Fought the Law
        Written by Sonny Curtis
        Performed by The Clash

      • Other production companies:
        Strike Entertainment
        Sony Pictures (distributor)
        StudioCanal (distributor)

      • Filming locations:
        Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
        Toronto, Ontario, Canada
        Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
        Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
        Pinewood Toronto Studios, Port Lands, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
        Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

      • Taglines:
        1. Your move.
        2. Crime has a new enemy.
        3. We've got the future under control.

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