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Short Circuit Duology 1986 1988 (1986/1988)  link to Short Circuit Duology 1986 1988 on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 2158

poster Short Circuit Duology 1986 1988

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6.5/10 (39704 votes)

Also known as: Cortocircuito book 8

Country: USA, 168 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. Short Circuit 2 When Number Five is sent from Newton and Stephanie's ranch to the big city to help Ben with his electronics business, he finds that his robotic talents are wanted by city low-life who want to turn Number Five into profits


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: Original DVD,

Location: USA

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1