Paul Verhoeven

RoboCop (1987): behind the scenes images from the production

Simon Brew Pictures
Nov 18, 2015

Paul Verhoeven's RoboCop movie was a technical accomplishment, as well as a creative one. We've got behind the scenes pics...

The tragedy of RoboCop, Terminator and other AIs

Ryan Lambie Feature
Aug 12, 2015

We love RoboCop and Terminator 2 for their action and characters. But there’s also tragic element that makes their stories soar...

How Showgirls (eventually) turned into a hit movie

Simon Brew Feature
Jul 7, 2015

Showgirls is reportedly the biggest-selling MGM DVD of all time. So how did it go from flop to hit?

Did Cronenberg nearly get a second chance to make his Total Recall?

Ryan Lambie News
Jun 23, 2014

In a surprising interview, director David Cronenberg hints that he was once attached to direct the 2012 Total Recall remake...

Starship Troopers remake talk resurfaces

Simon Brew News
Jun 2, 2014

Annapurna Pictures' Megan Ellison, currently working on the Terminator reboot, hints at a new Starship Troopers...

Crime Classic: Paul Verhoeven's RoboCop

Ryan Lambie Feature
May 29, 2014

We're holding a free screening of a crime classic of your choice next week. Here's a closer look at another option: the original RoboCop...

The top 25 underappreciated films of 2006

Ryan Lambie Simon Brew Odd List
Jan 23, 2014

Our series of lists devoted to underappreciated films brings us to the year 2006, and a further 25 overlooked gems...

RoboCop: where are they now?

Simon Brew Feature
Oct 22, 2013

Ever wondered what the cast and crew of 1987's RoboCop got up to after filming wrapped? Well, wonder no more...

Editing the original RoboCop for a PG-13

Ryan Lambie Feature
Jul 25, 2013

Is it possible to tame the infamously violent RoboCop for a PG-13 rating, like next year's remake? And if so, what would be left of it?

Paul Verhoeven on remakes, RoboCop and crowdsourced movies

Ryan Lambie Feature
Apr 24, 2013

Master director Paul Verhoeven's been talking about the remakes of his movies, including RoboCop, and his crowdsourced film, Tricked...