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    RoboCop (Limited Edition)

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    Part man. Part machine. All cop. The future of law enforcement
    Certificate: 18
    Running Time: 103 mins
    Retail Price: £29.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    Synopsis:
    RoboCop, from Orion Pictures, marked Flesh + Blood director Paul Verhoeven’s Hollywood debut and instantly became an enduring sci-fi/action classic when it landed in theaters in the summer of 1987. Verhoeven’s peerlessly exciting and kinetic visuals were matched by a sharp script, iconic cast and exceptional special effects by Rob Bottin (The Thing) and Phil Tippett (The Empire Strikes Back).

    The film takes place in Detroit in the not-too-distant future. Heroic cop Alex Murphy (Peter Weller, The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai) is gunned down in the line of duty, only to be resurrected as RoboCop – a cybernetic mix of spare human parts and Motor City steel, and the latest defense against crime designed by the all-powerful OCP Corporation. As RoboCop’s memories of his former life as Murphy resurface, only his ex-partner (Nancy Allen, Dressed To Kill) stands beside him to fight against the vicious thugs responsible for his death, as well as a nefarious top-level OCP executive orchestrating the chaos from above. Unsurpassably thrilling, unexpectedly moving and unforgettably hilarious in equal measure, the future of law enforcement is back in a definitive Blu-ray™ presentation packed with hours of brand new bonus features and exclusive collectable packaging.

    Special Features:
    4K restoration of the film from the original camera negative by MGM, transferred in 2013 and approved by director Paul Verhoeven
    Newly commissioned artwork by Paul Shipper
    Director’s Cut and Theatrical Cut of the film on two High Definition (1080p) Blu-ray™ discs
    Original lossless stereo and four-channel mixes plus DTS-HD MA 5.1 surround sound option on both cuts
    Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing on both cuts
    Six collector’s postcards (Limited Edition exclusive)
    Double-sided fold-out poster (Limited Edition exclusive)
    Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork (Limited Edition exclusive)
    80-page Limited Edition collector’s booklet featuring new writing on the film by Omar
    Ahmed, Christopher Griffiths and Henry Blyth, a 1987 Fangoria interview with Rob Bottin, and archive publicity materials (some contents exclusive to Limited Edition)

    DISC ONE – DIRECTOR’S CUT

    Archive commentary by director Paul Verhoeven, executive producer Jon Davison and co-writer Ed Neumeier (originally recorded for the Theatrical Cut and re-edited in 2014 for the Director’s Cut)
    New commentary by film historian Paul M. Sammon
    New commentary by fans Christopher Griffiths, Gary Smart and Eastwood Allen
    The Future of Law Enforcement: Creating RoboCop, a newly filmed interview with cowriter
    Michael Miner
    RoboTalk, a newly filmed conversation between co-writer Ed Neumeier and filmmakers
    David Birke (writer of Elle) and Nicholas McCarthy (director of Orion Pictures’ The
    Prodigy)
    Truth of Character, a newly filmed interview with star Nancy Allen on her role as Lewis
    Casting Old Detroit, a newly filmed interview with casting director Julie Selzer on how the film’s ensemble cast was assembled
    Connecting the Shots, a newly filmed interview with second unit director and frequent
    Verhoeven collaborator Mark Goldblatt
    Analog, a new featurette focusing on the special photographic effects, including new
    interviews with Peter Kuran and Kevin Kutchaver
    More Man Than Machine: Composing RoboCop, a new tribute to composer Basil
    Poledouris featuring film music experts Jeff Bond, Lukas Kendall, Daniel Schweiger and
    Robert Townson
    RoboProps, a newly filmed tour of super-fan Julien Dumont’s collection of original props and memorabilia
    2012 Q&A with the Filmmakers, a panel discussion featuring Verhoeven, Davison,
    Neumeier, Miner, Allen, star Peter Weller and animator Phil Tippett
    RoboCop: Creating a Legend, Villains of Old Detroit and Special Effects: Then & Now, three archive featurettes from 2007 featuring interviews with cast and crew
    Paul Verhoeven Easter Egg
    Four deleted scenes
    The Boardroom: Storyboard with Commentary by Phil Tippett
    Director’s Cut Production Footage, raw dailies from the filming of the unrated gore scenes
    Two theatrical trailers and three TV spots
    Extensive image galleries

    DISC TWO – THEATRICAL CUT

    Archive commentary by director Paul Verhoeven, executive producer Jon Davison and co-writer Ed Neumeier (originally recorded for Theatrical version of the film)
    Two Isolated Score tracks (Composer’s Original Score and Final Theatrical Mix) in lossless stereo
    Edited-for-television version of the film, featuring alternate dubs, takes and edits of several scenes (95 mins, SD only)
    Split screen comparisons between the Director’s Cut and Theatrical Cut, and the
    Theatrical Cut and edited-for-TV version
    Robocop: Edited For Television, a compilation of alternate scenes from two edited-fortelevision versions, including outtakes newly transferred in HD from recently-unearthed 35mm elements

    Video Tracks:
    1.85:1 widescreen 1080p

    Audio Tracks:
    DTS-HD MA 5.1 Surround English
    DTS-HD MA 4.0 Surround English
    DTS-HD MA 2.0 Stereo English

    Subtitle Tracks:
    English

    Directed By:
    Paul Verhoeven

    Written By:


    Starring:
    Kurtwood Smith
    Ronny Cox
    Nancy Allen
    Peter Weller

    Casting By:
    Julie Selzer
    Sally Dennison

    Soundtrack By:
    Basil Poledouris

    Director of Photography:
    Jost Vacano

    Editor:
    Frank J. Urioste

    Costume Designer:
    Erica Edell Phillips

    Production Designer:
    William Sandell

    Producer:
    Phil Tippett
    Arne Schmidt
    Edward Neumeier
    Stephen Lim

    Executive Producer:
    Jon Davison

    Distributor:
    Arrow Video

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