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Neill Blomkamp Is No Longer Directing RoboCop Returns

District 9, Elysium, and Chappie director Neill Blomkamp has revealed, via his Twitter account, that he will no longer be directing the new RoboCop movie, titled RoboCop Returns. “Off Robocop,” he says. “I am shooting new horror/thriller and MGM can’t wait/ need to shoot Robocop now. Excited to watch it in theaters with other fans.” Neill Blomkamp was announced as …

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Neill Blomkamp Says the Original RoboCop Suit Is in Reboot

District 9, Elysium, and Chappie director Neill Blomkamp was asked for an update about the RoboCop reboot on his Twitter account and revealed that we’ll be seeing the original RoboCop suit worn by Peter Weller in the previous films. “Script is being written. Going well! Imagine watching Verhoeven do a follow up film,” he answered a fan. …

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Watch the Anthem: Conviction Live-Action Short

Academy Award-nominated director Neill Blomkamp‘s live-action short film Anthem: Conviction is now available via the player above! The short, based on BioWare’s upcoming video game, is a collaboration between Electronic Arts and the filmmaker. In Anthem: Conviction, Blomkamp brings the vast world of Anthem to life with his own story set decades before the beginning of the game. The live-action …

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Neill Blomkamp Directs Anthem Live-Action Short Conviction

Electronic Arts and Neill Blomkamp, the Academy Award-nominated director of District 9, Elysium, and Chappie, have announced that they have collaborated on Conviction, an original live-action short-film based on BioWare’s Anthem. In Conviction, Blomkamp brings the vast world of Anthem to life with his own story set decades before the beginning of the game. This …

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Neill Blomkamp to Direct RoboCop Returns

Does the world need another RoboCop reboot? MGM believes so, as the studio has hired District 9, Elysium, and Chappie helmer Neill Blomkamp to direct a new film titled RoboCop Returns, according to Deadline. The franchise began in 1987 with the Paul Verhoeven-directed RoboCop, starring Peter Weller. The actor would reprise the role in the Irvin Kershner-directed sequel in 1990, but …

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