MGM have announced that they will release the entire Robocop Trilogy of films as a DVD Boxset in February 2002. For the first time ever both Robocop and Robocop 2 will be available on R2 DVD but of even more interest to fans is that Robocop will be available in its Directors Cut format!
Confirmed features of this set are...
- 'Directors Cut' of Robocop - your chance to watch the previously unreleased version with extra violence via integrated branching, or the version originally seen at cinemas.
- Dolby Digital 5.1 Sound
- Brand new documentary 'Flesh and Steel'
- Deleted scenes
- Additional production reel including audio stage directions for deleted scenes
- Commentaries by Director Paul Verhoeven and Screenwriter Ed Neumeier
- 2 original featurettes
- Photo gallery
- Storyboard comparisons with commentary
- Fantastic 'digipack' collectible packaging
And finally we have some more indepth information on the included extra features thanks to the BBFC who have classified the 'Robocop Special Edition - Special Features' material which comes with an 18 certificate and basically delves a little deeper into what has already been confirmed via the MGM Press department.
- Robocop - Flesh ann Steel - The Making of Robocop (36:53mins)
- 1987 Featurette - Shooting Robocop (7:57mins)
- 1987 Featurette - Making Robocop (7:59mins)
- Deleted Scenes - OCP Press Conference (1:15mins)
- Deleted Scenes - Nun in the Street (0:14mins)
- Deleted Scenes - Topless Pizza (0:24mins)
- Deleted Scenes - Final Media Break (0:49mins)
- Trailer 1 (1:36mins)
- Trailer 2 (1:21mins)
- TV Commercial (0:29mins)
- Storyboard Comparison with Phil Tippett Commentary (6:00mins)