Sunday, November 2, 2008

Darren Aronofsky Talks RoboCop

Empire caught up with Darren Aronofsky which he shed up light on his upcoming remake of one of the greatest films ever made ROBOCOP, here's what he said:
“It's a real reinvention,” he told us, responding to those rumours that the movie would somehow follow on or be a direct sequel to Paul Verhoeven's 1987 original. “Me and David Self are working on the screenplay. He's a great, great writer and we're trying to do something new and fresh. We'll see what happens when the screenplay comes.”

“There'll be...” he started to say, before Prime Directive 4 (“classified”) kicked in and moved him onto safer, vaguer ground. “I'm a big fan of the original. It still holds up as an amazing film, and I think it's more just looking at that same type of material in the 21st century and seeing where it leads us.”
Now we have a flicks news exclusive, here is Robocop's subtle cameo in Darren Aronofsky upcoming film The Wrestler: