RoboCop Returns is an upcoming film, intended to be a sequel to RoboCop (1987).


In January 2018, it was reported that a film was being written by Edward Neumeier, intended to be a sequel to the 1987 film, ignoring the subsequent films in the franchise.[1]

In July, it was reported that Neill Blomkamp was attached to direct RoboCop Returns, with Justin Rhodes rewriting a script originally penned by Edward Neumeier and Michael Miner, who are to serve as producers.[2]

In November, it was reported that Peter Weller was not interested in reprising the titular role.[3] However, the following April, Weller disclosed that he was in talks to be in the film, stating, "If the money is right, I’ll do anything with RoboCop."[4]