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Short Circuit (1986)  link to Short Circuit on IMDb  

Number: 203

poster Short Circuit

IMDb Rating:
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6.6/10 (45836 votes)

Country: USA, 98 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Sci-Fi, Comedy, Family

Director(s): John Badham

Number 5, one of a group of experimental military robots, undergoes a sudden transformation after being struck by lightning. He develops self-awareness, consciousness, and a fear of the reprogramming that awaits him back at the factory. With the help of a young woman, Number 5 tries to evade capture and convince his creator that he has truly become alive.


photo Ally Sheedy Ally Sheedy Stephanie Speck
photo Steve Guttenberg Steve Guttenberg Newton Crosby
photo Fisher Stevens Fisher Stevens Ben Jabituya
photo Austin Pendleton Austin Pendleton Howard Marner
photo G.W. Bailey G.W. Bailey Skroeder

Medium: Unknown,

Location: case 1 pg 2

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1