The film is directed by Brazilian filmmaker JosÃƒÂ© Padilha and will star Joel Kinnaman in the title role, with Gary Oldman and Samuel L. Jackson co-starring in supporting roles. According to Kinnaman, the film will be a reimagination of the original story, with bits and pieces catering to fans of the original film. MGM and Columbia Pictures released the official film plot which you can read below:
“In Ã¢â‚¬ËœRoboCop,Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Their drones are winning 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 to stem the tide of crime and corruption in Detroit. After he is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp utilizes their remarkable science of robotics to save AlexÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s life. He returns to the streets of his beloved city with amazing new abilities, but with issues a regular man has never had to face before.”
RoboCop is due for release on February 7, 2014. We still have long ways away before movie is released but while we wait here is a gallery of several on set photos below.