Short Circuit
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1986
Director: John Badham
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 014381-492156
Running time: 1:39 (99 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 2.40:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: May 20, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#2815)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 20, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Steve Guttenberg and Ally Sheedy co-star in this high-tech comedy adventure about Number Five, a robot who escapes into the real world after he short-circuits in an electrical storm and decides that he's human. Because he's carrying destructive weapons, the Defense Department and his designer (Guttenberg) are desperate to find him. But Number Five is being protected by a young woman (Sheedy) who is teaching him a gentler way of life.
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Short Circuit

Short Circuit
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Genres
Comedy
Science-Fiction
Adventure
Studios
Production Studios:
 • TriStar Pictures
 • Producers Sales Organization
 • Turman-Foster Company
Media Companies:
 • Image Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital Surround
Special Effects  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Interviews
 • Gallery
 • Production Notes/Bios
Crew
Direction
John Badham....Director
Writing
S.S. Wilson....Writer
Brent Maddock....Writer
Production
Mark Damon....Executive Producer
John Hyde....Executive Producer
David Foster....Producer
Lawrence Turman....Producer
Cinematography
Nick McLean....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Frank Morriss....Film Editor
Music
David Shire....Composer
Peter Wolf....Song Writer
Ina Wolf....Song Writer
David Shire....Song Writer
Will Jennings....Song Writer
Max Carl....Song Writer
Sound
Willie D. Burton....Production Sound Mixer
William L. Manger....Supervising Sound Editor
Milton C. Burrow....Supervising Sound Editor
Richard Burrow....Sound Editor
Scott Burrow....Sound Editor
D. Michael Horton....Sound Editor
Richard Oswald....Sound Editor
Wayne Artman....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Tom E. Dahl....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Tom Beckert....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Dianne Wager....Art Director
Tom Lucas....Make-up Artist
Eric Allard....Visual Effects
 Special Visual Effects by Dream Quest Im
Art
Hoyt Yeatman....Visual Effects
Chris Casady....Visual Effects
Rocco Gioffre....Visual Effects
Robert Hall....Visual Effects
Keith Shartle....Visual Effects
Nina Salerno....Visual Effects
Michael Ferriter....Visual Effects
Dennis Dorney....Visual Effects
Cast
Ally Sheedy....Stephanie Speck
Steve Guttenberg....Newton Crosby
Fisher Stevens....Ben Jabituya
Austin Pendleton....Howard Marner
G. W. Bailey....Skroeder
Brian McNamara....Frank
Tim Blaney....Voice of Number 5 (voice)
Marvin McIntyre....Duke
John Garber....Otis
Penny Santon....Mrs. Cepeda
Vernon Weddle....General Washburne
Barbara Tarbuck....Senator Mills
Tom Lawrence....Marner's Aide
Fred Slyter....Norman
Billy Ray Sharkey....Zack
Robert Krantz....Reporter
Jan Speck....Reporter
Marguerite Happy....Barmaid
Howard Krick....Farmer
Marjorie Card Hughes....Farmer's Wife
Herb Smith....Gate Guard
Jack Thompson....Party Guest
William Striglos....Party Guest
Mary Reckley....Party Guest
Lisa McLean....Party Guest
Eleanor C. Heutschy....Party Guest