The movie was released into theaters June 1990 and on DVD October 1997 along with being a sequel to the original movie. The movie genre includes action, crime, Sci-Fi, and fantasy. The running time is one hour and fifty-seven minutes along with being rated R due to violence. The movie was filmed at MGM studio and directed by Irvin Kershner. It was the last film directed by Irvin Kershner that passed away in November 2010. The producer is Jon Davison with executive producer Patrick Crowley. The screenplay writer's are Frank Miller and Walon Green. The cast for the film consisted of the following; Belinda Bauer in the role of Dr. Juliette Faxx, Peter Weller in the role as RoboCop/Alex Murphy, Tom Noonan as Cain, Willard E. Pugh as Mayor Marvin Kuzak of the city of Detroit, Dan O'Herlihy as "The Old Man" in the role of being OCP President, Gabriel Damon in the role of assistant gang leader Hob, Nancy Allen plays the role of Officer Anne Lewis, and Patricia Charbonneaus plays the role as a technician for RoboCop.
The movie is set in futuristic metropolitan Detroit with the parent company Omni Consumer Products or OCP has constructed from a police officer's body that's killed in the line of duty in the first movie. The body of police officer Alex Murphy is used to make a cybernetic officer to battle the criminals out on the streets. Unfortunately, the police force goes on strike along with OCP cuts their salaries and benefits. At the same time an unknown cult leader by the name Cain is supplying the gangs with a new designer drug that is addictive and a narcotic called Nuke. At the same time, Mayor Kuzak knows the city of Detroit has an outrageous financial deficit and OCP has threatened to buy Detroit just like any other company.
While RoboCop is on duty he receives a call for a robbery of a gun store. Once he takes done the robbery criminals only to find out that they are Nuke addicts. During RoboCops interrogation he finds out the gangs location of where the drug was purchased to sell on the streets. RoboCop and Lewis take down one of the Nuke labs where Cain escapes but his assistant a teenage boy by the name Hob shoots at Anne Lewis knowing that the cybernetic officer is programmed not to shoot a child. OCP has Dr. Faxx working on making a stronger unit to combat criminals on the streets. However, the notorious Cain and Robocop have a battle which leaves Cain in critical condition. Dr. Faxx takes Cain's body only to construct a bigger and stronger RoboCop 2 to massacre everyone but the mayor at a press conference. RoboCop arrives to fight the battle with the RoboCop2 throughout the building and falling off the roof only to kill Cain.