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Short Circuit 2 (1988)

Short Circuit 2
5.5 Rating
(194 ratings)
5.5 IMDB rating

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Tim Blaney

Tim Blaney

Johnny Five
Fisher Stevens

Fisher Stevens

Ben Jahveri
Michael McKean

Michael McKean

Fred Ritter
Cynthia Gibb

Cynthia Gibb

Sandy Banatoni
Jack Weston

Jack Weston

Oscar Baldwin
Dee McCafferty

Dee McCafferty

Saunders
Don Lake

Don Lake

Manic Mike


Written by
S.S. Wilson

S.S. Wilson

writer


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11 months, 2 weeks ago at May 5 23:06
Number 5 is back, and he's learning more about being human, as he is brought to the big city. Despite having a different director on board, the hammy, cheesy acting returns as well, and to be perfectly honest, I actually think I like this movie just as much as the first one. The toy versions of Johnny Five are absolutely adorable, especially in the opening credits when one of them browses around t... read more
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Release date: 6 July 1988
UPC: 043396059955
Sequel (9), Sci-fi (9), Comedy (9), Family (7), Robots (7), 1988 (6), Heist (3), Science Fiction (3), Technology (3), 1980s (3), Robot (2), Saw In Theater (2), 80s (2), Comedia (2), Classic (2), 1980's (2), Action (1), 80's (1), American (1), HQ (1)
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Emily J. posted a review 11 months, 2 weeks ago

“Number 5 is back, and he's learning more about being human, as he is brought to the big city. Despite having a different director on board, the hammy, cheesy acting returns as well, and to be perfectly honest, I actually think I like this movie just as much as the first one. The toy versions of Johnny Five are absolutely adorable, especially in the opening credits when one of them browses around the shopping mall. The subplot involving Ben falling for toymaker Sandy is charming and gives Ben decent character development. Okay, the truth is, it's more or less like the first one, but it's by no means bad or anything.

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