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Beretta 93R (as the "Auto 9") The primary weapon that Robocop uses in the original 1987 film is the Beretta 93R. The main weapon used by RoboCop (Peter Weller) is the "Auto 9". This is a Beretta 93R machine pistol which was heavily modified for the film, featuring a longer barrel with an enormous compensator/flash hider shaped like a casket (which ...


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Not much Tyler: [while creating RoboCop] We were able to save the left arm. Bob Morton: What? I thought we agreed on total body prosthesis. Now, lose the arm, okay? As for what was left...this answer over at our sister site Science Fiction & Fantasy has a full explanation. His brain and possibly elements of his spinal column His face and tongue (but ...


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Not sure how reliable the site is, but Robocop Archive says: The outer shell of the RoboSuit (the armour) is constructed of fiberglass. The interior segments (the black bits) are a combination of high-impact plastics and foam rubber. ... while also saying that there are multiple versions of the suit. Altogether, seven complete robosuits were ...


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It is heavily implied that they do not notice what is happening at first. At the 0:45 mark in your video, they suddenly notice something, and they do care about it; so they were not simply ignoring it before. They were so focused on their reading and eating that they didn't pay attention to things happening around them. This is a common joke/trope in ...


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It was part really bad claymation, part a really bad CGI.


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Depends on the state of barrel, it's temperature, the thickness, any defects. The barrel of the Sterling Mark 6 Submachine Gun seems fairly small, with thin walls. The crimp shows it was compromised right past his hand. It's obviously an aluminum movie prop. Physics requires the the strength exerted on one end of the barrel ...


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Verhoeven's comments on the remake show us explicitly that Murphy's brain was not intact in the original movie: Somehow they seem to think that the lightness of, say, Total Recall and Robocop is a hindrance. So they take these somewhat absurd stories and make them much too serious. I think that is a mistake. Especially in Robocop when he awakens they gave ...


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