Originally Posted by 17thJuggalo
The original Robocop was a clever satire on so many things that were going on in the country at the time and that elevated it well above the normal 80's action film. The trailer for this film makes it seem like yet another incredibly serious remake without any of the qualities that made the original worthwhile.
But again, rewatch the trailer for the original film, and you'd see that that one was never sold to the public as a satire either.
I think if they put any of that in, it would make it look more like an action comedy and I don't think that would sit well for anybody either.