The year was 1986 movie robots were proving to be a very popular trend r2d2 and c3po were 3 years into their retirement and the terminator wasnot for the kids movie goers wanted a new family friendly robo buddy and number five was it with 80’s staples like ally sheedy and steve. Sort of a family-friendly, lighthearted promethean story, john badham's short circuit pleases audiences by blending together two popular movie types of the era, the sci-fi adventure comedy (back to the future, explorers, etc) and charming fish-out-of-water films like et assuming one has the ability to suspend a little disbelief, the results are quite fun. Movie short circuit number 5, a rogue robot on the run from the law and various scientists, finds sanctuary with the angelic stephanie speck (sheedy) and the goodie-goodie newton crosby (guttenberg. Short circuit releases on blu-ray in a combo pack (short circuit 1 and 2) on february 14, 2012 related home video titles: for another science fiction film involving concealing an “alien”, check our review of et. Short circuit electrifies blu-ray with an inconsistent 1080i high definition, 240:1 framed transfer this transfer is bright, crisp, and pleasing, but only in places the first shot of the film.
Short circuit gives us a hilarious experience through the eyes of protagonist nova robotics number 5 number 5 lives a life as a robot that is supposedly alive and killable short circuit is an incredibly recommended film for teens and adults out there that are seeking a lust for comedy. ''short circuit 2,'' a sequel to the 1985 comedy that became a best seller as a video cassette, is about the mechanically cute robot, now named johnny five, and his adventures in a big unnamed. Movie reviews for short circuit 2 mrqe metric: see what the critics had to say and watch the trailer. Mr mead and mr allard, along with the people who radio-controlled no 5 during filming, are as important to ''short circuit'' as mr badham and the screenwriters, s s wilson and brent maddock.
My review of the underrated sequel, short circuit 2(1988) starring fisher stevens, michael mckean, cynthia gibb, david hemblen, dee mccafferty, jack weston, and tim blaney. 'short circuit 2' is one of those rare sequels which barely surpasses its predecessor, a movie about a lovable, sentient robot with a big heart and personality to match running wild in the streets of new york, johnny number 5 entertains with laughs as well as some surprisingly touching drama. I've always been a fan of the short circuit movies, i just like movies about robots make no mistake, the star of the two short circuit movies is johnny five, the robot not only does johnny five come to life, the movie also comes to life when he enters it johnny five's dialogue is hilarious. Review: when last we saw no 5--the defense department robot who came to life in short circuit (1986)--he was escaping to the wide open spaces of montana, and the john badham-directed film was on.
‘the current war’ review: benedict cumberbatch and michael shannon short circuit a shockingly dull epic — tiff a lavish but utterly lifeless period drama about the rivalry between two of. Short circuit 2 was re-released on dvd on april 24, 2007, which included a making-of featurette on actor fisher stevens in 2010, the film was released once again with alternative cover-art in 2010, the film was released once again with alternative cover-art. We watched short circuit 2 before this one and the kids loved that too, was a bit disturbed with this original though as didn't realise it contained quite a bit of bad language, apart from that - a great family movie. 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.
Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for short circuit at amazoncom read honest and short circuit was a pretty big movie for its time it's the story of number five, aka johnny five, a robot who was originally part of a line of military weapons, meant to turn the tide of war in our favor music or sound effects, but i. watch trailers, read customer and critic reviews, and buy short circuit 2 directed by kenneth johnson for $1299 watch trailers, read customer and critic reviews, and buy short circuit 2 directed by kenneth johnson for $1299 santa claus: the movie kids & family the boy who could fly kids & family movies in kids & family see all. Short circuit 2 in the end feels rushed in its conception, and the result ends up being a so-so film that is good, but you are simple left wanting more out of this film alex roy super reviewer.
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for short circuit [original motion picture soundtrack] - david shire on allmusic find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for short circuit [original motion picture soundtrack] - david shire on allmusic short circuit [original motion picture soundtrack. The blu-ray edition of ‘short circuit’ includes all of the features included on the concurrently released special edition dvd while the video segments are presented in standard definition, the sheer volume of material adds relative value to the release and gives fans something to look forward to.
Copy and paste the above code to your website or blog to link to this video the link will look something like this: short circuit(1986) movie review | vidimovie when a visitor to your page clicks the link, this video page will open in a new tab or window. Short circuit 2 takes the most charming elements of the original movie and capitalizes upon them johnny 5 with his mimicry of all things hip, his thirst for knowledge, and his simple goodness, is the focus. Short circuit is an 80s classic si-fi comedy from the director of blue thunder and wargames, the writers of tremors and infamous brat packer, ally sheedy -alongside the overshadowed steven guttenberg. Nc (voiceover): “short circuit” and “short circuit 2,” a strange couple of films about an annoying robot, an obnoxious actor, and a racist stereotype nc: we got a lot of movie to review and little time to do it in.