Jul 152012
Total Recall: Ultimate Rekall Edition: Blu-ray Review

Hello! So, with Len Wiseman’s, Colin Farrell starring remake just weeks away, Studio Canal are releasing a new fully restored edition of Paul Verhoeven’s 1990 ultra violent sci-fi masterpiece Total Recall. They are calling it the Ultimate Rekall Edition, and it comes loaded with special features, including a new retrospective look back on the film […]

Jul 132012
Movie Poster of the Day: RoboCop (Remake)

Hello! Movie Poster of the Day No.336 – RoboCop (Remake) The first poster is reveled (allegedly) for José Padilha’s remake of Robocop. It seems that marketing is going to be very heavy for this film, which bodes well for the film getting good studio backing, but leaves the question of, will the studio allow it to be […]

Jul 082012
Movie Trailer of the Day: RoboCop

Hello! Movie Trailer of the Day No.312 – RoboCop The first viral for 2013 José Padilha remake of Paul Verhoeven’s 1987 ultra violent masterpiece, has arrived, and excitement is mounting, and with a building cast that currently contains Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Samuel L. Jackson and Hugh Laurie. I’ve a good feeling about this. A different movie trailer everyday, might be from a […]

May 102012
RoboCop Retrospective: From Hyper Violence to Kids TV

Hello! RoboCop Retrospective: From Hyper Violence to Kids TV Paul Verhoeven’s RoboCop is playing at my local arthouse cinema, the City Screen York, on the 15th of May 2012. The film is also currently being remade by José Padilha, the director of Brazilian crime movies Elite Squad and Elite Squad 2: The Enemy Within. This has […]

Mar 162012
Movie Poster of the Day: Robocop

Hello! Movie Poster of the Day No.230 – Robocop This ultra violent masterpiece still has as much relevance 25years on from its initial release. Verhoeven use’s graphic violence the way many directors use music, it is there for that punch, for that jolt to make you remember the film, and what its meaning. Plus his films are […]