- Click to Subscribe! Jose Padilha talks the Robo-cop Re-boot -- hear what he had to say Next! Hey Hey I'm Chelsea Cannell and your watching Clevver Movies! Director Jose Padilha recently talked to Motion TV Online about the big Robocop Reboot so we're hear to give you the cliff notes on all he divulged. The Director said the negotiations are closed and they are already working on the screenplay which he says he has no concerns about. As for Why MGM chose him, he honestly said he didn't know but guesses they saw his movies and felt he could bring something controversial yet different without mis-representing the flick. As for the release date, apparently there is no deadline really but that when the screenplay turns out good enough, then they will start shooting. He is working on developing the project from the beginning with Josh Zetumer. Are you guys getting excited about this re-boot or are you just over hollywood's obsession with re-doing old films? Weigh in below, then follow us on twitter @clevvermovies and make sure to hit subscribe for more updates on Robocop in the future. Thanks for tuning in, stay tuned, another update is heading your way Shortly!