When I heard they were rebooting yet another classic movie franchise in RoboCop, I was sceptical. Maybe they’d lose the future-retro camp feel; the massive irritable mechs, and OmniCorp’s sinister ways. Thankfully it looks like that’s all come through intact.
You’ve got to love the ED-209 — miles better than a crummy emotionally-unstable cyborg any day of the week. Apparently Gary Oldman, Samuel L Jackson and Hugh Laurie are all on-board, so with a bit of luck it’ll actually be worth watching. Only slightly over a year to wait now. [YouTube via Gizmodo Australia]