A neat little film. Prob the best of Cronenberg in my opinion from his early stuff. Better than Videodrome for sure. Possibly his best films are the ones he doesn't 100% write himself.
If you watch this film expecting it to be some retelling of the original you'll be disappointed. This remake is a completely different flavour to the original. No hyper violence and it's a 12a.
If that concerns you then I have news for you: Congratulations. You are now your parents. Shall I turn the music down too?
RoboCop is the definition of why you remake a film. Not to do exactly the same thing but to spin the story to…
A list of moments that made me laugh out loud:
1) Mr Bean is on an aeroplane and tries to wake up someone by blowing up a used sick bag over a sleeping man.
2) Mr Bean speeds up a theme park ride causing everyone to be thrown around like ragdolls.
3) David: "Don't turkeys take 5 hours to cook?"
Mr Bean: "Not necessarily."
Cut to Mr Bean stuffing it into microwave.
4) Mr Bean ruins a $50 million painting…