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Total Recall (1990)

Another Schwarzenegger film and another sci-fi literary adaptation.  This time it’s Total Recall, director Paul Verhoeven’s adaptation of Philip K. Dick’s story “We Can Remember it for You Wholesale”. 420 more words

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Postmortem: Robocop (2014)

I caught the reboot of Robocop in theaters, and recall at the time thinking that it was a bit weak, especially compared to the original film. 417 more words


Anything You Say May Be Used Against You

This year’s Razzie awards got me thinking about Jose Padilha’s Robocop remake. This is because it got zero nominations, despite being the most dull and inept piece of filmmaking from a big-budget Hollywood production I’ve seen in years. 728 more words


Robocop (2014)

Let’s get one thing off the table here: Whatever I think of this movie I’m reviewing, there’s one completely objective issue I’m going to run into: It has the exact same title as the popular 1987 movie of which it is a remake. 3,015 more words


The Best Blu-rays of 2014

The home video market makes for an interesting comparison to Hollywood itself. The BD (Blu-ray Disc) and DVD market has much more to offer than just the latest box office smashes. 1,742 more words


He Loves the Schlock, Episode Seventeen: Starship Troopers

By Vince Gaetano

Sometimes the best movies are just the worst. Does that sound confusing? Of course it does! But don’t worry. I’m here to make things crystal clear. 709 more words