Since Jose Padhila’s ‘Robocop’ reboot had started filming in Toronto, many photos from the set have been surfacing, including a look at one version of the Robocop suit. Now, thanks to some fans watching the filmmakers shoot in Hamilton, Ontario, we some new, clear footage.
Courtesy of Comic Book Movie, we’re shown a scene depicting a shootout in the pouring rain in front of the restaurant. This scene is said to be several goons opening fire on Alex Murphy, played by Joel Kinnaman. Could this scene be the event that turns the officer into our title character? It could be very possible.
Pull back the curtain and take a peek into the movie making process by hitting play on the video below, followed by a synopsis of the film:
The year is 2029 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Their drones are winning American wars around the globe and now they want to bring this technology to the home front. Alex Murphy is a loving husband, father and good cop doing his best to stem the tide of crime and corruption in Detroit. After he is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp utilizes their remarkable science of robotics to save Alex’s life. He returns to the streets of his beloved city with amazing new abilities, but with issues a regular man has never had to face before.
‘Robocop’ hits theaters on August 9, 2013.