RoboCop Synopsis

In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Their drones are winning American wars around the globe and now they want to bring this technology to the home front. Alex Murphy (Kinnaman) is a loving husband, father and good cop doing his best to stem the tide of crime and corruption in Detroit. After he is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp utilizes their remarkable science of robotics to save Alex's life. He returns to the streets of his beloved city with amazing new abilities, but with issues a regular man has never had to face before.

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RoboCop Statue to Be Unveiled in Detroit TomorrowRoboCop Statue to Be Unveiled in Detroit Tomorrow
Detroit is devoting a whole day to the crime fighting cyborg, ending with RoboCop throwing out the first pitch at a Detroit Tigers game.
RoboCop Debuts on Blu-ray and DVD June 3rdRoboCop Debuts on Blu-ray and DVD June 3rd
Director Jose Padilha's reboot starring Joel Kinnaman will be available on Digital HD starting on May 20th.
Who will win, and do About Last Night, Winter's Tale or Endless Love stand a chance at the Valentine's Day box office this weekend?
RoboCop Exclusive Interviews with Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman and Abbie CornishRoboCop Exclusive Interviews with Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman and Abbie Cornish
Take an in-depth look at the future of law enforcement as we go one-on-one with the cast behind this sci-fi thriller, in theaters now.
RoboCop Weapons FeaturetteRoboCop Weapons Featurette
The cast and crew offer a detailed look at the weapons included on the mechanical high-tech suit worn by Joel Kinnaman in this reboot.
RoboCop: Watch Three New TV SpotsRoboCop: Watch Three New TV Spots
The wait is over this Wednesday as the future of law enforcement introduces its greatest weapon, in theaters February 12.
300: Rise of an Empire IMAX Preview to Debut with RoboCop300: Rise of an Empire IMAX Preview to Debut with RoboCop
All-new footage from this exciting franchise sequel will be shown exclusively in IMAX theaters starting February 12.
RoboCop: 23 New PhotosRoboCop: 23 New Photos
A cyborg strikes back against his creators in this latest look at director Jose Padilha's reboot featuring stars Joel Kinnaman and Gary Oldman.
RoboCop Fights the War on Drugs in New ClipRoboCop Fights the War on Drugs in New Clip
This crime-fighting cyborg shakes down a drug dealer for information in a scene from director Jose Padilha's reboot.
RoboCop: Man and Machine Part 2 FeaturetteRoboCop: Man and Machine Part 2 Featurette
The cast and crew discuss the advanced technology used in this upcoming reboot, asking if it is morally sound in today's society.
RoboCop Man and Machine FeaturetteRoboCop Man and Machine Featurette
Star Joel Kinnaman takes a look at the futuristic technology used in this reboot, which isn't too far removed from reality.
Two RoboCop TV SpotsTwo RoboCop TV Spots
Alex Murphy's transformation into a cyborg police officer is almost complete in this latest action-packed footage from the upcoming reboot.
RoboCop Cast FeaturetteRoboCop Cast Featurette
Meet the all-star ensemble team behind this anticipated sci-fi reboot staring Michael Keaton, Gary Oldman and Joel Kinnamen.
RoboCop: Four New Clips and a FeaturetteRoboCop: Four New Clips and a Featurette
Joel Kinnaman and director Jose Padilha take us behind-the-scenes of this action thriller, in theaters February 12th.
RoboCop: Murphy Battles ED-209 in New ClipRoboCop: Murphy Battles ED-209 in New Clip
The future of law enforcement uses two of these massive robots against each other in this action-packed scene from the upcoming sci-fi thriller.
RoboCop IMAX PosterRoboCop IMAX Poster
Murphy's four prime directives are laid out in this retro one-sheet. Experience all the action in IMAX theaters February 12th.
RoboCop: OmniCorp's Agenda Unfolds in New International TV SpotRoboCop: OmniCorp's Agenda Unfolds in New International TV Spot
The evil corporation behind the creation of RoboCop plans to make millions off their cyborg police officer, in theaters soon.
RoboCop: Alex Murphy Strikes Back in New TV SpotRoboCop: Alex Murphy Strikes Back in New TV Spot
OmniCorp has sinister ideas for the cyborg in this latest footage. In theaters this February.
RoboCop Clip 'Field Test'RoboCop Clip 'Field Test'
Alex Murphy engages in battle with Mattox and his EM-208 robots. Watch how this new cyborg performs in director Jose Padilha's reboot.
RoboCop: The Human Side of OmniCorp FeaturetteRoboCop: The Human Side of OmniCorp Featurette
OmniCorp is seeking human volunteers for their RC-2000 program. Learn more about the Omni Foundation in this latest look at the sci-fi thriller.
RoboCop: Sam Jackson Introduces the Future of Law Enforcement in New TV SpotRoboCop: Sam Jackson Introduces the Future of Law Enforcement in New TV Spot
What if even the worst neighborhood could be made safe? TV personality Pat Novak makes those promises when this thriller hits theaters February 12th.
New RoboCop International Poster and PhotoNew RoboCop International Poster and Photo
We'll be seeing more of Joel Kinnaman's face in this reboot. Find out why the actor didn't want to wear the visor in bringing RoboCop to life.
RoboCop: Second OmniCorp CES 2027 Viral VideoRoboCop: Second OmniCorp CES 2027 Viral Video
Reporter Seth Brown is on the scene to capture reactions from attendees who saw OmniCorp's 2027 CES presentation. Will you be just as impressed?
OmniCorp Showcases RoboCop at CES 2027 PresentationOmniCorp Showcases RoboCop at CES 2027 Presentation
Visit the future as this notorious corporation shows off its new and improved RC-2000 model. Plus, check out a trailer for the new game from Glu Mobile.
First RoboCop TV SpotFirst RoboCop TV Spot
Meet the future of law enforcement in director Jose Padilha's action-packed remake. Joel Kinnaman stars as this hybrid of man and machine.
New RoboCop BannerNew RoboCop Banner
Alex Murphy hits the streets of Detroit on his custom Robo-Cycle. Motor City's criminals don't stand a chance when this remake arrives February 12th.
RoboCop Drunk Driving PSA 'Drive Sober'RoboCop Drunk Driving PSA 'Drive Sober'
RoboCop has his sights set on cleaning up the streets, so drive sober or get pulled over! With new footage from the movie.
Joel Kinnaman Explains Why RoboCop Is Not a RemakeJoel Kinnaman Explains Why RoboCop Is Not a Remake
The iconic catch phrases are seen as a wink to the fans. Plus, he wasn't interested in the project until director Jose Padilha signed on.
RoboCop International TV Spot Pays Homage to 1990's RoboCop 2
OmniCorp has an army of drones set to unleash a police state on American citizens. Watch as RoboCop wrestles Ed-209 in this latest footage.
Eight New RoboCop Photos
Cyborg Alex Murphy confronts the villainous Mattox in this sci-fi reboot. Will the future of law enforcement obliterate its maker this February?
Third RoboCop International Trailer
Detroit cop Alex Murphy becomes the future of American justice in this action remake. Joel Kinnaman and Samuel L. Jackson lead an all-star cast.
Michael Keaton Leads OmniCorp in Three New RoboCop Photos
Meet the CEO, the head of marketing and the bio-mech expert responsible for RoboCop's design in this upcoming reboot. In theaters this February.
New RoboCop Poster 'The Future of American Justice'
Be cautious, RoboPhobes, as the future starts now. RoboCop returns to theaters for an all-new adventure this February.
Second RoboCop International Trailer Brings More Footage
This latest look at the reboot offers a slightly more serious tone. Man will become machine this February.
New Full-Length RoboCop Trailer!
Crime has a new enemy, and it isn't human. Watch as man becomes machine in this reboot of the 80s sci-fi classic.
RoboCop Second Trailer Preview
Alex Murphy is set to play a game of good cop/bad cop in this sci-fi thriller. Check out new footage before the full trailer debuts this Thursday.
New RoboCop Photos, Second Trailer Will Debut Thursday
Joel Kinnaman, Jackie Earle Haley and Jennifer Ehle are featured in this latest look at the remake. The second trailer hits November 7.
RoboCop Will Be Released in IMAX February 7th
Joel Kinnaman stars as Detroit cop Alex Murphy, who is turned into a crime-fighting cyborg in director Jose Padilha's action remake.
New RoboCop Poster!
'It's your move, Creep!' Alex Murphy is back on the force, patrolling the mean streets of Detroit as the iconic Cyborg police officer, in theaters this February.
RoboCop Trailer Is Here!
The first footage and a teaser poster has arrived for the Jose Padilha directed remake starring Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman and Samuel L. Jackson.
COMIC-CON 2013: RoboCop Cast Interviews with Joel Kinnaman and Sam Jackson
Abbie Cornish joins director Jose Padilha at this year's SDCC for some insight into this highly anticipated reboot.
COMIC-CON 2013: RoboCop OmniCorp Viral Site Update with Photos and Video
The ominous manufacturing company behind the world's first cyborg police officer shows off its EM-208 and its ED-209.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Robocop Confirmed for Comic-Con 2013
Plus, the studio's panel will include the animated sequel Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 on Friday, July 19th.
Murphy Drives a Motorcycle in the Latest RoboCop Set Video
Additional shooting on this remake continues in Vancouver with star Joel Kinnaman and director Jose Padilha.
Abbie Cornish Says RoboCop Remake Kicks Ass
The actress thinks fans will get much more than they expect with director Jose Padilha's action remake, in theaters next February.
RoboCop Photos Reveal the EM-208 Human Drone and the Transforming Combat Mode Suit
Take a look at some of Murphy's various different forms in this upcoming remake that will feature a number of RoboCop suits.
RoboCop Featurette and Concept Art Reveals Full Body Armor and Weapons
Joel Kinnaman and Director Jose Padilha offer a detailed look at the new RoboCop in this action remake.
RoboCop Set Photos Offer Detailed Look at Murphy's S.W.A.T. Suit
Jose Padilha's remake of the 1987 cult classic will shoot in Detroit after being approved for Tax incentives.
RoboCop Set Video with the S.W.A.T. Cycle in Action!
Joel Kinnaman is seen taking to the streets of Toronto, Canada in this upcoming Jose Padilha directed remake.
RoboCop Pushed to February 2014; Elysium Takes Its August 2013 Release Date
Sony has also moved Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers from February 7, 2014 to September 27, 2013.
RoboCop Set Photos Offer First Look at Alex Murphy's S.W.A.T. Cycle!
Joel Kinnaman is seen in full armor riding this all-black motorcycle on the Toronto set of director Jose Padilha's remake.
RoboCop Set Photos Offer First Look at Abbie Cornish as Ellen Murphy
We also get a look at the futuristic police vehicles and another look at Joel Kinnaman without his RoboCop visor.
RoboCop Teaser Banner!
Take a closer look at this streamlined new suit in director Jose Padilha's sci-fi reboot, currently shooting in Toronto.
RoboCop First Look Set Photos of Joel Kinnaman in His Cyborg Suit!
The actor takes on the role of Officer Murphy in this remake of the seminal 80s sci-fi classic.
RoboCop Begins Production This Weekend in Toronto
Jose Padilha directs Joel Kinnaman in this MGM Studios remake about a Detroit cop who is transformed into a crime-fighting cyborg.
Douglas Urbanski Joins RoboCop as Mayor of Detroit
The producer steps out from behind the camera to play a politician in Jose Padilha's reboot of the 80's classic.
Michael Keaton Joins RoboCop as Raymond Sellars
The actor replaces Hugh Laurie as the villainous CEO of Omnicorp in director Jose Padilha's sci-fi remake.
EXCLUSIVE: Edward Neumeier Talks RoboCop and Starship Troopers Remakes
The screenwriter serves as an executive producer on the Starship Troopers remake, but he isn't involved in the new RoboCop.
RoboCop Loses Hugh Laurie as Its Villain
Negotiations have reportedly broken down between the House star and MGM for director Jose Padilha's upcoming remake.
Robocop Gets Marianne Jean-Baptiste as Detroit's Police Chief
The actress will play Police Chief Karen Dean in José Padilha remake of the classic action movie.
Scathing RoboCop Screenplay Review Reveals New Plot Details
The RoboCop suit goes through four different changes throughout this sci-fi reboot, including a blue Hulk-like incarnation, and transforming body armor.
Michael K. Williams Circling RoboCop as Alex Murphy's Partner
The Boardwalk Empire star is in negotiations to co-star in director Jose Padilha's remake.
Jennifer Ehle Circles RoboCop
Jose Padilha's remake of the classic 1987 action film stars Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Hugh Laurie and Samuel L. Jackson.
RoboCop Adds Jackie Earle Haley
The actor will portray cyborg military trainer Maddox in director Jose Padilha's sci-fi action reboot.
COMIC-CON 2012: RoboCop Synopsis Revealed
Director Jose Padilha's highly-anticipated reboot is set in the year 2029, where OmniCorp has revolutionized robotic technology.
COMIC-CON 2012: RoboCop Poster
Joel Kinnaman has the future under control in this 1-sheet for director Jose Padilha's highly-anticipated reboot.
RoboCop OmniCorp Viral Site Reveals ED-209 Photo and Video!
A viral campaign is launched for Jose Padilha's upcoming remake that offers a sneak peek at RC-2000 and the XT-908 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle.
Hugh Laurie Joins RoboCop as CEO of OmniCorp
The House star will play the villain who runs the corporation which constructs Robocop himself.
RoboCop Eyes Abbie Cornish
The Sucker Punch actress has been offered the female lead, the wife of Joel Kinnaman's title character Alex Murphy.
Samuel L. Jackson Joins RoboCop
He'll 'buy that for a dollar' as TV mogul Pat Novak in Jose Padilha's remake starring The Killing's Joel Kinnaman.
Gary Oldman Joins RoboCop
The Oscar-nominated actor will play Norton, the scientist who creates the cyborg officer played by Joel Kinnaman.
EXCLUSIVE: Joel Kinnaman Says RoboCop Will Have 'Throwbacks' to the Original
The actor plays Robocop/Alex Murphy in Jose Padilha's remake, which will feature a few nods to the original movie.
RoboCop Costume to Be Completely Revamped Reveals Joel Kinnaman
The actor says we'll see his face, with RoboCop's iconic helmet being replaced by a see-through visor.
RoboCop and Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers Get 2013 Release Dates
Sony Pictures confirms their commitment to moving forward on the long gestating RoboCop remake.
RoboCop Remake to Be Distributed by Sony Pictures
MGM Studios is producing this remake starring Joel Kinnaman as the half-human half-cyborg police officer.
Robocop Confirms Joel Kinnaman as Officer Alex J. Murphy
Jose Padilha will direct this remake of Paul Verhoeven's seminal 1987 sci-fi thriller for MGM.
Robocop Wants The Killing's Joel Kinnaman
An offer is going out to the actor for the lead role in Jose Padilha's remake of the seminal 1987 sci-fi action film.
RoboCop Gets Writer Nick Schenk
The Gran Torino screenwriter to take on action sci-fi reboot for director Jose Padilha.
Robocop Eyes Michael Fassbender
Director Jose Padilha wants to meet with the X-Men: First Class star in the near future for this MGM remake.
Robocop Wants Chris Pine
The Star Trek actor is reportedly MGM's top choice to step inside the metal suit for this cyborg remake.
Robocop Eyes Keanu Reeves, Tom Cruise, and Johnny Depp
Jose Padilha will direct this MGM reboot about a Detroit cop who is resurrected as a cybernetic crime fighter.
Robocop Director Joe Padilha Speaks
The director says the team is already working on a screenplay for the reboot.
Robocop Confirms Director Jose Padhila
Josh Zetumer will write the script for MGM's reboot of the 1987 classic about a cop who is half man and half robot.
Robocop Reboot Gets Writer Josh Zetumer
MGM hires a writer to starting penning the new script.
Robocop Eyes Director Jose Padilha
Darren Aronofsky was previously attached to direct this reboot about a Detroit cop who becomes a cyborg crime-fighter.
Robocop, Mr. Mom, and Poltergeist Move Forward at MGM
The studio announces its first post-bankruptcy slate with a slew of remakes, including The Idolmaker and Hercules.
Darren Aronofsky Hopes to Resurrect RoboCop
Though the planned remake disappeared after MGM's financial troubles, the Black Swan director still wants to make it happen.
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