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Short Circuit

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Comedy Family 
Rated: 7+ (PG)19861h 38mOn: Free Services Hoopla Tags: Military Robot War Country: America

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 him in, teaching her new guest about life on Earth.Short Circuit featuring Ally Sheedy and Steve Guttenberg is streaming with subscription on Hoopla, free on PlutoTV, available for purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a comedy and documentary movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (56,110 votes) and was met with mixed reviews by critics.

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Available to watch free online (PlutoTV).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#2,914 Ranked Movie

#61 Ranked in Robot Movies

#212 Ranked in Documentary Movies

#288 Ranked in Movies on Hoopla

Short Circuit has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (56,110 votes) and was met with mixed reviews by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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