Interviews

September 19, 2013
 

Ed Neumeier Interview

The screenwriter and creator of the original Robocop chats with The Action Elite about how he came up with the character and what he thinks of the impending remake. We also discuss Starship Troopers and working with Paul Verhoeven.



About the Author

Eoin Friel
Eoin Friel
I grew up watching JCVD, Sly and Arnold destroy bad guys, blow things up and spew one-liners like it's a fashion statement. Action is everything I go to the movies for and the reason I came up with this site is to share my love for the genre with everyone. We also want to help promote new talent whether you're making blockbusters, low-budget Indie movies or fan films; if it's action, it's awesome.



 
 

 

Robocop Documentary ‘RoboDoc’

Directed by Paul Verhoeven, produced by Jon Davison and written by Ed Neumeier & Michael Mine, first released in 1987 ‘RoboCop’ has since become one of the most iconic and successful movies of the 1980s, a movie...
by Alex Paul
 

 
 

Orion Pictures is Back!

Orion Pictures is alive again. The mini-major studio and distributor behind The Terminator, RoboCop and Best Picture Oscar winners Amadeus, Platoon, Dances With Wolves and The Silence Of The Lambs was acquired by MGM in 1997 af...
by Alex Paul
 

 
 

1987-88: The Best Ever Period for Action Movies?

We all know that action movies were at their absolute finest during the 1980’s; Arnie and Sly were in their prime and 1988 saw the arrival of two new action stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme and Steven Seagal. During this two year...
by Eoin Friel