- PG-13 (for intense sequences of action including frenetic gun violence, brief strong language, sensuality and some drug material)
- Running time:
- 108 minutes
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 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 Alex'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.
- Release date:
- February 12, 2014
- Quick review:
- A solid, gritty, B-movie reboot of the 1987 sci-fi hit, with Joel Kinnaman ("The Killing) starring as the Detroit cop who is reborn as a cyborg crimefighter, raising moral issues, and raising heck, as he goes around town trying to catch the bad guys who did him wrong. With Abbie Cornish, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton and Michael K. Williams.