RoboCop (2014): Articles

'RoboCop' 2014: Full-Fledged Domestic Box Office Bomb

Joel Kinnaman in 'RoboCop' 2014 'RoboCop' 2014 movie: Full-fledged flop at domestic box office Directed by José Padilha, and starring Joel Kinnaman and Abbie Cornish, Sony Picture's $100 million-budgeted RoboCop 2014 remake opened with disappointing numbers on Wednesday, Feb. 12. Things improved a bit over the weekend, but there's no […]

'RoboCop' 2014 Review: Interesting Ideas Superficially Addressed

'Robocop' 2014 review: 'More interesting ideas than it can properly address' You'll have to excuse older moviegoers if they feel an almost weekly tinge of nostalgia with the latest announcement that their favorite film from the '80s is being treated to a big-money remake. And yet, while you'd think 40-somethings […]

'RoboCop' Remake: Director José Padilha 'Hell' & Sexy or Sacrilegious Suit?

Fernando Meirelles. RoboCop remake: 'Hell' for director José Padilha Fernando Meirelles (photo), the first and to date only Brazilian-born filmmaker to receive a Best Director Academy Award nomination, was recently interviewed by the Brazilian publication Trip. Below are a couple of quotes from the Meirelles interview, including one in which […]