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Title RoboCop (1987) [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Arne Schmidt ; written by Edward Neumeier & Michael Miner ; directed by Paul Verhoeven.

Edition Widescreen.
Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.
©1987
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Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details Blu-ray disc ; English Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, English 4.0 Dolby surround ,French 5.1 Dolby surround, Spanish 5.1 Dolby surround.
This is a Blu-ray disc and will not play in a standard DVD player.
Note Blu-ray ; High definition.
Title from disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987 ; 2007 DVD release.
Language In English, French, and Spanish with subtitles in English, Spanish, Cantonese, and Korean ; closed-captioned.
Cast Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Daniel O'Herlihy, Ronny Cox, Kurtwood Smith, Miguel Ferrer.
Credits Directors of photography, Sol Negrin, Jost Vacano ; editor, Frank J. Urioste ; music, Basil Poledouris.
Audience MPAA Rating: Unrated.
Summary In a near future. Detroit has slowly become the center of criminal activity when a gang who likes to kill cops goes on the rise. Omni Consumer Products eventually seizes control of local law enforcement. Just assigned to the Metro West Precinct is Officer Alex Murphy. Alex is massacred by the gang, as his partner Anne Lewis is barely able to do nothing. At the same time, a young visionary executive, Bob Morton, seizes his chance when the ED-209 law enforcement droid shows multiple problems as the perfect cop. The near death Murphy is used as the subject of a new droid. With his memories erased, he is resurrected as RoboCop, the future of law enforcement. As he sweeps away crime, he eventually becomes involved with the Cop Killing Gang, and Anne Lewis herself. All of this triggers his dormant memories of his past life and he searches for who he really is. Along the way, he uncovers a conspiracy going deep in OCP.
Awards Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 1988: Saturn Award - Best Director (Paul Verhoeven) ; Best Make-Up (Rob Bottin, Stephan Dupuis) ; Best Science Fiction Film ; Best Special Effects (Peter Kuran, Phil Tippett, Rob Bottin, Rocco Gioffre) ; Best Writing (Michael Miner ; Edward Neumeier).
Subject Androids -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Police -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Police -- Mortality -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Police murders -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Gangs -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Added Author Schmidt, Arne L.
Neumeier, Edward.
Miner, Michael.
Verhoeven, Paul, 1938-
Weller, Peter, 1947-
Allen, Nancy, 1950 January 6-
O'Herlihy, Dan, 1919-2005.
Cox, Ronny.
Smith, Kurtwood, 1943-
Ferrer, Miguel, 1954-2017
Orion Pictures.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 027616091635
Music No. M109163 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
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