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Robocop Movie Review Summary

Actors: Peter Weller, Nancy Allen

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A cop is shot up by a group of drug dealers. He is killed, but a group of scientists resurrect him and turn him into a crime fighting machine. As he sets out cleaning up the streets he begins to have nightmares and flashes of his past. He then sets off to avenge himself and defeat an evil businessman trying to control him.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Jack Bauer




In the not-too-distant future, the city of Detroit is in turmoil. A cop killer named Clarence Boddicker (Kurtwood Smith, later to star as the father in "That '70s Show"!) and his gang wreak havoc in the streets. Giant corporation OCP (Omni Consumer Products) proposes to replace human cops with a giant robot called ED-209 which malfunctions during a demo and kills a man. When a young officer named Alex J. Murphy (Weller) is killed by Boddicker's gang, an OCP exec orders a super-robot cop built up over and with the remains of Murphy's body. Robocop and Murphy's longtime female partner, Officer Anne Lewis (Allen) start arresting Boddicker's men, but they immediately get released because they turn out to be in the employ of an OCP exec! Everything heads toward a big showdown. Part action thriller, part satire, and brutally, graphically violent, "Robocop" is sheer, dumb entertainment and not for the faint of heart.
The review of this Movie prepared by David Loftus




Robocop, part man, part machine...all cop! The first and best of the Robocop Trilogy, finds Cop, Murpy (Weller) brutally killed on the job by Clarence (Kurtwood Smith) and is then retooled into a cyborg to fight crime. But as events occur, Robocop begins to uncover the truth about himself and who he really is. Thank you for your cooperation...goodnight!
The review of this Movie prepared by Alan



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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 53.3%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 36.7%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   science fiction story Robots & Computers & VR    -   Yes Robots    -   helpful robots doing good    -   fight between good and bad robots Character operated on/altered?    -   Yes Kind of alteration:    -   Given added abilities

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   20's-30's Has special powers?    -   Yes Magical/mental powers of main character:    -   super strength Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)

Setting

Earth setting:    -   near future (later in 21st century)    -   Over controlled society Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes Big cities?    -   Yes Kind of city    -   Dirty, crime-ridden (like NY)

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very explicit references to deaths and torture Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt Kinds of F/X    -   exploding vehicles    -   exploding bombs    -   exotic big cities

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