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Are We All Cyborgs?

Alejandro Rojas | Posted 05.04.2014 | Weird News
Alejandro Rojas

I got the chance to talk to filmmaker and futurist Jason Silva about these topics. He suggests that not only should we not be afraid of our bold new world, but we may all already be cyborgs.

Michael Keaton Thinks Ben Affleck Will 'Be Great' As Batman

Posted 03.04.2014 | Entertainment

Another former Batman has issued his support for the future Batman. Michael Keaton, who starred in Tim Burton's 1989 and 1992 Batman installments, ...

A Tobor the 8th Man Valentine: My Secret Superhero Romance Revealed!

Devra Maza | Posted 04.28.2014 | Entertainment
Devra Maza

We've all had impossible loves. As RoboCop romped across the Valentine's weekend silver screen, I was reminded of an earlier android amour of my own. For years, I have kept his identity, like my unquenchable ardor for him, locked in my heart. He was my secret obsession, my guilty pleasure, but it's time I confessed.

The Worst Generation(s)

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.26.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Even as Boomers wallowed in the glories that were the films of the 1970s, we took all the wrong lessons from them.

The MovieFilm Podcast: Our Favorite Comedies of All Time!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 04.25.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

I kick off this episode of the show by expounding on my reaction to Kevin Costner's spy flick 3 Days to Kill (read the full review here)...

They Made A HUGE Mistake

Posted 02.17.2014 | Comedy

If you saw RoboCop this weekend you probably walked away feeling like it was missing one crucial thing: a theme song explaining the plot in broken Eng...

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: RoboCop

Dan Persons | Posted 04.19.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

We're much happier debating the degree of goodness of a truly good film than hashing over how much a misfire sucks rubber donkey lungs.

ReThink Review: RoboCop (2014) -- A Drone By Any Other Name

Jonathan Kim | Posted 04.16.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

With a film so beloved, I guess it's inevitable that there would be a remake. But instead of being a toothless, needless, sanitized imitation, I'm happy to report that the new RoboCop is willing to make significant changes and swing even harder at its political commentary.

Can a Little Movie Get Some Love?

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.15.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Here's everything you need to know about what's wrong with the movie industry today: This week, three remakes of movies that didn't need remakes -- or weren't very good in the first place -- will open on thousands of screens: Robocop, Endless Love and About Last Night.

Is 'RoboCop' Worth Your Money?

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 02.12.2014 | Entertainment

The original 1987 "RoboCop," Dutch director Paul Verhoeven's first Hollywood film, isn't so much a movie to revere as a bit of brutalism to behold. I...

Zaki's Review: RoboCop (2014)

Zaki Hasan | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

The first Robo did so well by wrapping a human story that's both remarkably poignant and hysterically funny inside a big budget blockbuster. People bought their tickets to see effects and explosions, but they responded to the heart and the satire.

RoboCop Fans Won't Be Happy About This

Posted 02.11.2014 | Comedy

If you're excited about the RoboCop remake, you might want to dial it back down. A lot of changes have been made from the original, particularly in th...

Mike Ryan

We Really Don't Need Another 'RoboCop'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 02.11.2014 | Entertainment

I’ve spent an almost unhealthy amount of time thinking about the new “RoboCop” movie. I saw an unfinished cut of José Padilha's remake in early...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Remembering RoboCop!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

This week's MovieFilm adventure kicks off with us talking up our latest entertainment exploits, including The Lego Movie, The Monuments Men, Ph...

Breaking Latina Stereotypes With In 'RoboCop'

Latin American Herald Tribune | Posted 02.07.2014 | Latino Voices

LOS ANGELES – Aimee Garcia has broken free of Hollywood’s stereotypes of Hispanics with her portrayal of a scientist in “RoboCop,” saying she ...

WATCH 'RoboCop' Turned Into Some Legit Dance Music

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

If you were a child of the '90s, then chances are you grew up with "RoboCop." But did you ever think you'd be dancing to this 1987 classic? In anti...

5 Movie Reboots or Remakes That Could Be A Disaster

Jeff Sorensen | Posted 02.18.2014 | Entertainment
Jeff Sorensen

There are some movies or shows that are just good and don't need to be redone. Imagine if painters were like, "I want to unveil The Mona Lisa: Reboot." People would be confused. Then again, Transformers 3 made a crap ton of money, so I may just be in the minority.

See Samuel L. Jackson As 'Rush Sharpton' In 'RoboCop'

Posted 11.07.2013 | Entertainment

The new trailer for Sony's remake of "RoboCop" arrived on Thursday, showcasing the film's action-packed set pieces and a pair of likely scene-stea...

RoboCop's ED-209 Is a Perfect Analogy for Healthcare.gov

Robert Lockard | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Robert Lockard

At the start of the 1987 film RoboCop, a giant robot called ED-209 is introduced as "the future of law enforcement." Unfortunately, it turns out to be a huge disappointment.

RoboCop Is Coming To Detroit

AP | Posted 11.25.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Creators of a Detroit statue of the fictional crime-fighting cyborg RoboCop say they plan to unveil it next summer. Venus Bronze Work...

First Look At 'RoboCop' Remake

Posted 09.05.2013 | Entertainment

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Mike Ryan

Meet The New 'RoboCop'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 07.20.2013 | Entertainment

Jose Padilha's "RoboCop" remake remains a mystery to me, other than the fact that it stars Joel Kinnaman as RoboCop and -- I assume -- is about a poli...

Spider-Man Swings Into Comic-Con

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.19.2013 | Entertainment

"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" hit into Comic-Con 2013 on Friday with stars Andrew Garfield, Jamie Foxx and Dane DeHaan joining director Marc Webb in Hall...

LOOK: RoboCop Comes To Detroit.. How Convenient

Posted 05.13.2013 | Detroit

Phew. Not a moment too soon, RoboCop is on his way to Detroit. The 10-foot-tall cyborg enforcer (a statue, not the real deal) was born out of a 20...

Eminem Project Following Local Entrepreneurs Gets Help From The State

Posted 10.29.2012 | Detroit

He may recently have turned 40, but Eminem is showing no signs of slowing down. The rapper is producing the show "Detroit Rubber" for the YouTube chan...