The 1987 film RoboCop was a razor sharp satire of late ‘80s America, with its crime, grime, and anarcho-capitalist bend. Interspersed between such lines as “Dead or alive, you’re coming with me” are wry newscasts and commercials from the future. And if there were a commercial for RoboCop itself, it would look like the video, below.
The trailer for the upcoming Recall is out, and it ticks many of the boxes that add up to a must-see movie. It has an intriguing premise. It has a character I’m interested in. It captures the look of Blade Runner without copying it. (And yes, “Reminds me of Blade Runner” is something I look […]