The synopsis for the film is such:
In a violent, futuristic city where the police have the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner, a cop teams with a trainee to take down a gang that deals the reality-altering drug, SLO-MO.
As long as they stay true to the original comic source material, and not pull what they did in the Sylvester Stallone version, this should be cool. God, I hope so. We need more hard-R rated coolness in the theaters. And, just for your misery, here’s the trailer for the original Judge Dredd film starring Sylvester Stallone and Rob Schneider. (Yes, really. Rob Schneider.)
- New Image of Lena Headey in DREDD; Actress Compares Her Character to a Great White Shark (collider.com)
- DREDD gets an R-Rating! (geektyrant.com)