Short Circuit

Short Circuit

28.1. 06:20
AMC
105 minutes
1986
United States Comedy / Family / Romantic / Sci-Fi

After a lightning bolt zaps a robot named Number 5, the lovable machine starts to think he's human and escapes the lab. Hot on his trail is his designer, Newton, who hopes to get to Number 5 before the military does. In the meantime, a spunky animal lover mistakes the robot for an alien and takes him in, teaching her new guest about life on Earth.

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About show

Czech, English
1986
United States Comedy / Family / Romantic / Sci-Fi

After a lightning bolt zaps a robot named Number 5, the lovable machine starts to think he's human and escapes the lab. Hot on his trail is his designer, Newton, who hopes to get to Number 5 before the military does. In the meantime, a spunky animal lover mistakes the robot for an alien and takes him in, teaching her new guest about life on Earth.

Creators

S.S. Wilson, Brent Maddock, David Shire, John Badham

Cast

Tim Blaney, John Garber, Fred Slyter, Billy Ray Sharkey, Jan Speck, Marguerite Happy, Howard Krick, Marjorie Card Hughes, Herb Smith, William Striglos, Mary Reckley, Shay McLean, Eleanor C. Heutschy, Sergio Kato, Steve Guttenberg, Fisher Stevens, Austin Pendleton, Jack Thompson, Penny Santon, Marvin J. McIntyre, G. W. Bailey, Ally Sheedy, Brian McNamara, Robert Krantz, Barbara Tarbuck, Vernon Weddle, Tom Lawrence