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Short Circuit

9th May 1986
1h 38m
John Badham
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Number 5 of a group of experimental robots in a lab is electrocuted, suddenly becomes intelligent, and escapes.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 1:34pm.


Ally Sheedy Ally Sheedy
Approx Filming Age ≈ 23
Steve Guttenberg Steve Guttenberg
Approx Filming Age ≈ 27
Fisher Stevens Fisher Stevens
Approx Filming Age ≈ 22
Austin Pendleton Austin Pendleton
Approx Filming Age ≈ 45
G.W. Bailey G.W. Bailey
Approx Filming Age ≈ 41
Brian McNamara
Approx Filming Age ≈ 25
Tim Blaney
Approx Filming Age ≈ 26
Penny Santon
Approx Filming Age ≈ 69
Vernon Weddle
Approx Filming Age ≈ 50
Barbara Tarbuck
Approx Filming Age ≈ 43
Tom Lawrence
Approx Filming Age ≈ 48
Jack Thompson
Approx Filming Age ≈ 45
Sergio Kato
Approx Filming Age ≈ 25

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100% Fun
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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

40% 20-29
33% 40-49
7% 50-59
7% 60-69
13% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

20% Female
80% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown