Short Circuit poster


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 hi

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1986-05-09

Runtime 98 minutes

Budget $10m

Revenue $41m


TMDB 6.574


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Kaylee shared a tip "I loved this movie! Great for families! 🤖"

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rita_whaley_6208 shared a tip "Love this movie!"

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katrice_masters shared a tip "I loved this movie as a kid I always wanted to meet Johnny5"

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lylathewicked shared a tip "One of my childhood favorites. "No disassemble!""

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EyeWonder shared a tip "Still a GreaT movie!"

amber_keesee shared a tip "A Classic 80s Movie!"

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raquel_peterson_5923 shared a tip "I love love this movie, great 80's movie."

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mike_solis shared a tip "Number 5 is alive...."

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brian_ferrin shared a tip "Alright, despite not really aging well."

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