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RoboCop (2014) Synopsis
Scientists use the mangled remains of a dead police officer to create the ultimate crime-fighter -- an indestructible cyborg.
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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
RoboCop is no canned remake of the 1987 action film. It's a reimagining that responds to everything that has changed in American life over...
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80

Total Film

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Taking the original and successfully transplanting it into an ambitious new world, José Padilha’s english-language debut is an exciting,...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
This movie comes at you with an idea or two, as well as every available gun blazing.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
RoboCop is a solid near-future action pic that poses moral questions about artificial intelligence and remote-control combat systems...
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75

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
RoboCop is topically up-to-the-moment but stylistically it’s retro. Far from using the story as an excuse to string together cheap thrills...
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75

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Jose Padilha's Robocop reboot does some of the things a good remake should do: it retains the central ideas and themes of the original...
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70

Variety

By Guy Lodge
It’s a less playful enterprise than the original, but meets the era’s darker demands for action reboots with machine-tooled efficiency and...
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67

The Playlist

By Oliver Lyttelton
There are enough rough edges and interesting kinks across the two-hour running time that you come out forgiving it for the more generic...
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Director Jose Padilha (the “Elite Squad” movies) knows how to create slick, sometimes clever fast-moving battle sequences... But other than...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Moviegoers are stuck with this sci-fi thriller's bland story, murky cinematography and frenetic special effects.
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Good effects, fantasy about politicians

By eyeseemovie
It was good to see the transition from person to robocop, though he wasnt that injured to be left with the organs he was left with. You will ask what is the point of Morgan Freeman, annoying and...

Good effects, fantasy about politicians

By eyeseemovie
It was good to see the transition from person to robocop, though he wasnt that injured to be left with the organs he was left with. You will ask what is the point of Morgan Freeman, annoying and...

Saw the pre-screening

By wcarino03
It's a decent movie. Not bad, not good, but I think it's worth to check out to compare to the original. Basically same premise except Murphy has a male partner whereas the original had a female...

Saw the pre-screening

By wcarino03
It's a decent movie. Not bad, not good, but I think it's worth to check out to compare to the original. Basically same premise except Murphy has a male partner whereas the original had a female...

Not so great

By tmazzone
I thought it was very juvenile,..My 14 y/o thought it was great. I resent having to wait till 6:45 for the 6:20 movie to start because of the insane amount of trailers,.....

Not so great

By tmazzone
I thought it was very juvenile,..My 14 y/o thought it was great. I resent having to wait till 6:45 for the 6:20 movie to start because of the insane amount of trailers,.....

Robo cop

By lquixdra
As a regular, female-type movie-goer, I couldn't disagree with all these high-falutin' critics more - when I go to see a movie, I want to be ENTERTAINED, and this movie definitely was entertaining. ...

Robo cop

By lquixdra
As a regular, female-type movie-goer, I couldn't disagree with all these high-falutin' critics more - when I go to see a movie, I want to be ENTERTAINED, and this movie definitely was entertaining. ...

ROBOCOP is REBORN

By rogerwoakes
I liked this movie because it honored the original film which I totally loved. It has a slightly different twist to the original premise and indeed even expands upon the original themes of the...

ROBOCOP is REBORN

By rogerwoakes
I liked this movie because it honored the original film which I totally loved. It has a slightly different twist to the original premise and indeed even expands upon the original themes of the...

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Rated PG-13 | For Intense sequences of action including frenetic gun violence throughout, brief strong language, sensuality and some drug material.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 14 & under Lots of gun violence in super-cop sci-fi remake.
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