Cinema Classics: RoboCop

RoboCop (1987)

14+

Genre

Action, Science Fiction, Crime

Director

Paul Verhoeven

Run time

1h 43min

In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.

In this classic sci-fi action-adventure, when a good cop gets blown away by ruthless criminals, innovative doctors are able to piece him back together as an unstoppable crime-fighting cyborg called "Robocop." Equipped with high-tech weaponry, Robocop quickly cleans up the crime-ridden streets of Detroit. But despite his new, hardened exterior, Robocop relives vivid nightmares of his own death at the hands of vicious killers. Now he seeks more that justice... he seeks revenge!

Part man. Part machine. All cop.

Ready to serve and protect like never before, the future of law enforcement blasts his way back into cinemas in a definitive 4K restoration – uncut and approved by Paul Verhoeven. An era-defining cult phenomenon, the visionary Dutch director's blistering sci-fi satire on the politics of corruption has never looked better and demands to be seen on the big screen. Cinemas... you have 20 seconds to comply!

This 4K restoration of the film is from the original camera negative by MGM, approved by director Paul Verhoeven.

Genre

Action, Science Fiction, Crime

Director

Paul Verhoeven

Run time

1h 43min

In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.

In this classic sci-fi action-adventure, when a good cop gets blown away by ruthless criminals, innovative doctors are able to piece him back together as an unstoppable crime-fighting cyborg called "Robocop." Equipped with high-tech weaponry, Robocop quickly cleans up the crime-ridden streets of Detroit. But despite his new, hardened exterior, Robocop relives vivid nightmares of his own death at the hands of vicious killers. Now he seeks more that justice... he seeks revenge!

Part man. Part machine. All cop.

Ready to serve and protect like never before, the future of law enforcement blasts his way back into cinemas in a definitive 4K restoration – uncut and approved by Paul Verhoeven. An era-defining cult phenomenon, the visionary Dutch director's blistering sci-fi satire on the politics of corruption has never looked better and demands to be seen on the big screen. Cinemas... you have 20 seconds to comply!

This 4K restoration of the film is from the original camera negative by MGM, approved by director Paul Verhoeven.

Info

Rating

Under 14 Not Allowed

Production year

1987

Local distributor

Park Circus

In Cinemas

10/5/2022