Required Reading: ‘LEGO’ Moments and a History of ‘RoboCop’

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9 Cool LEGO Movie Moments You Might Have Missed” — Eric Eisenberg watched the animated adventure a second time with a discerning eye to find some Easter Eggs and extended gags.

Beyond the Bechdel Test: Why It’s Not Enough” — Tomris Laffly at IndieWire covers the Athena Film Festival’s Bechdel 2.0 Panel where Carrie Rickey, Linda Holmes and more advocate for using the test as a stepping stone while reaching for the next plateau.

RoboCop writer Ed Neumeier discusses the film’s origins” — Scott Tobias at The Dissolve presents an interview that follows a spark on its way to becoming an explosive satirical icon.

RoboCop: The Oral History” — Simon Abrams at Esquire completes the picture by speaking with the other major players. Seems like there are a lot more articles about the original than the new version…

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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