I finally got around to watching Chappie on Netflix. At first I thought I was watching a Robocop ripoff film. Then I began to think it was Shortcircut. Eventually, I came to realize I was watching a bit of both.

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See, there was a thing with Robocop vs. Ed-209, and here’s Chappie up against The Moose. That wasn’t too obvious of a ripoff, was it?

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Or how about Chappie gaining the ability to be self aware, and wanting to live in peace while his creators are after him? Short Circuit wasn’t that similar, right?

See, I feel I could have enjoyed Chappie more, if I didn’t feel it was literally two classics mashed together.

The acting was good, the animations were on point, and the humour added to it was comical. I just could not get past the fact this movie made me want to re-watch Robocop and Short Curcuit more than anything to do with Chappie.

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Sorry, Chappie.

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