Famous Names: Paul Verehoeven (Director); Peter Weller, Kurtwood Smith and Ronny Cox (Cast).
Crunchy Goodness: 4
Sequels: Robocop 2, Robocop 3, a tv-spinoff in 1994 and a 2001 miniseries.
Sight You'll Never Unsee: After a brief dunking in some toxic waste, bad guy Paul McCrane staggers into the path of an oncoming car — and explodes into a cloud of wet goo.
Design Breakthrough: The ED-209 kill-droids weren't just amazing stop-motion effects; their distinctive visual design was unique, too — based on the curves, coloration and mass of killer whales.