Posts Tagged ‘José Padilha’

RoboCop (2014)

RoboCop (2014)
The mechanical encrusted on the living — again  The new 2014 RoboCop is a remake of the 1987 Paul Verhoeven film with some of the key elements changed. This new model lingers more on the human side, emphasising how turning the wrecked body of the police protagonist into a glittering, powerful...
February 21st, 2014 | Film Reviews | Read More

RoboCop (2014)

RoboCop (2014)
In 1987, Dutch director Paul Verhoeven released a sci-fi action film that was to become his breakthrough film in the USA.  The film became known for its excessive swearing, violence and some memorable catchphrases.  Now – 27 years later – Hollywood are remaking yet another 80’s classic...
February 7th, 2014 | Feature, Film Reviews | Read More

RoboCop new images and trailer released

RoboCop new images and trailer released
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...
September 9th, 2013 | News | Read More

Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)

Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)
I didn’t ever see Elite Squad, the original movie that preceded this one. I just thought I’d better start off this review by mentioning that. Fortunately, I was told that seeing the first movie was not essential to enjoying and understanding the second movie. That’s very true. I should also mention...
January 9th, 2012 | DVD Reviews | Read More

Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)

Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)
More than eleven million viewers paid tickets to watch Elite Squad 2 aka Elite Squad: The Enemy Within at the theatres, surpassing the record established by Avatar as the most successful movie in the history of Brazil and showing that a good screenplay, a good cast, good production values and thought-provoking...
August 8th, 2011 | Feature, Film Reviews | Read More