RoboCop 3 Reviews

March 26, 2009
Limiting the gore, but not the carnage, in pursuit of a PG-13 rating and more youngsters, pic remains a cluttered, nasty exercise that seems principally intent on selling action figures.
February 9, 2006
Dekker's third instalment also comes third in terms of merit.
August 30, 2004
In the latest episode of the series, which seems to have nearly run out of steam, he is portrayed by Robert John Burke, an actor who bears some resemblance to Mr. Weller while lacking his forerunner's tongue-in-cheek glint of authoritarian machismo.
January 1, 2000
Why do they persist in making these retreads? Because RoboCop is a brand name, I guess, and this is this year's new model. It's an old tradition in Detroit to take an old design and slap on some fresh chrome.
January 1, 2000
This installment goes for straight action, allowing only brief instances of the facetiousness which made the original so enjoyable.
January 1, 2000
As for the conflict, it's hardly riveting and often it's downright silly. The sets and effects betray their downsized budget. And the Japanese bashing is less artful than in Rising Sun, though just as obnoxious.
February 18, 2014
Worse than anything to do with the plot, is the saggy action, which has that unpleasant peek-a-boo quality of hard violence retrofitted into teen-friendly fare.
August 19, 2013
A tame and brutally boring final installment...
October 26, 2010
If nothing else, The RoboCop Trilogy should afford sufficient proof of the immense differences between Paul Verhoeven and the trigger-happy, run-of-the-mill action directors he is often lumped in with.
August 4, 2009
What was turning out to be a smart franchise here loses an edge it never quite recovers.