News Edward Neumeier’s Next ‘Robocop’ Film Will Be a Direct Sequel to the Original Published 1 year ago on January 23, 2018 By Nick Bond Share Tweet Blumhouse’s Halloween film is ignoring all past events in their latest sequel, so would it be a bad idea for Edward Neumeier’s next Robocop entry to do the same thing? Well, that’s not for us to decide. We are pretty sure that many hardcore fans will be a little pissed off. Screenwriter Edward Neumeier, who wrote the 1987 classic film Robocop with Michael Miner, recently attended the Barbados Independent Film Festival, where he spilled the beans that he’s currently working on a direct sequel to the original. “It’s nice that people are still interested in RoboCop and they have me working on a new one at MGM right now so maybe we’ll get another one out of it. We’re not supposed to say too much. There’s been a bunch of other RoboCop movies and there was recently a remake and I would say this would be kind of going back to the old RoboCop we all love and starting there and going forward. So it’s a continuation really of the first movie. In my mind. So it’s a little bit more of the old school thing.” Do we have a new trend going on here? Will we see more franchises ignoring sequels? It really doesn’t bother us anymore, and to be perfectly honest, it’s more of a nostalgia thing if they can capture what made the original film so great. Stay tuned for more on the new Robocop if/when it happens. Related Topics: Up Next Lionsgate’s ‘Children of the Corn: Runaway’ Gets an Official Trailer and Release Date Don't Miss New Casting Call for Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween’ Requires Hospital Patients Advertisement You may like Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News14 hours ago Evil Child Does Horrific Things in the Final Trailer for ‘Brightburn’ Blu-Ray & DVD2 days ago Own ‘Halloween’ 2018 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray Steelbook Featuring Todd Mcfarlane’s Artwork News4 days ago Soska Sisters Lock Down First-Look Deal With Cronenberg Producer Prospero Pictures News4 days ago New ‘Masters of the Universe’ Movie is Scheduled for a March 5th, 2021 Release Date Music5 days ago Slipknot Video “UNSAINTED” Features Corey Taylor’s New Mask Created by Tom Savini! News4 weeks ago Rob Zombie’s ‘3 From Hell’ Receives an R-Rating for Strong Sadistic Violence Editorials4 weeks ago 10 Goriest Horror Movies You Need to See From the Last Three Decades News4 weeks ago New ‘Child’s Play’ Remake Image Reveals a Closer Look at Chucky’s Face News4 weeks ago NECA Shares Photo Gallery for Their New Roy Burns Action Figure from ‘A New Beginning’ News3 weeks ago Rob Zombie Teases ‘Three From Hell’ Trailer Debut and Shares New Captain Spaulding Image News14 hours ago Evil Child Does Horrific Things in the Final Trailer for ‘Brightburn’ News5 days ago [Video] New ‘Child’s Play’ Featurette Showcases Six Animatronic Chucky Dolls News6 days ago Watch the New Restricted Trailer for Zombie Horror Comedy ‘The Dead Don’t Die’ News1 week ago Horror Icon Linnea Quigley Takes on Clowns in the Official Trailer for ‘Clownado’ News2 weeks ago Pennywise Rises from the Sewers in the First ‘IT: Chapter Two’ Teaser Trailer! Advertisement Trending Editorials3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!