The first pictures from the new ‘RoboCop‘ movie have emerged with a good look at the new black slimlined suit – worn by the show’s star – The KIlling’s Joel Kinnaman, who began filming in Toronto yesterday [15th September].
A remake of the 1987 sci-fi movie of the same name the new film from Columbia Pictures (Sony) also stars: Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, Samuel L. Jackson, Abbie Cornish, Jackie Earle Haley, Michael K. Williams, Jay Baruchel, Jennifer Ehle, and Marianne Jean-Baptiste. Jose Padilha is Directing and the script is written by Josh Zetumer and Nick Schenk.
In “RoboCop,” 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 (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 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.
‘RoboCop‘ is released in cinemas, August 9, 2013.