Originaltitel: Short Circuit
Land: USA, 98 Minuten
Genre: Komödie, Familie, Science-Fiction
Regisseur: John Badham
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. With the help of a young woman, Number 5 tries to evade capture and convince his creator that he has truly become alive.