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Short Circuit 2 (1988) Movie Information

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Kenneth Johnson


Tim Blaney
Fisher Stevens
Michael McKean
Cynthia Gibb
Jack Weston
Dee McCafferty





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Johnny Five moves out of the country and into the city to help Ben with his electronics store. But trouble is on the way when local criminals manipulate the kind robot into helping them in nefarious schemes. -- Chris Kavan

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dukeakasmudge 01/10/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Since Steve Guttenberg wasn't in the movie I really didn't expect to like part 2 but I enjoyed it way more then part 1.Short Circuit 2 had more of a storyline that you could get into then the 1st Short Circuit.It also had more action & suspense & it almost made part 1 look boring.I found myself rooting for Johnny 5 & the good guys more then I did in the 1st film.Short Circuit 2 is definitely the better of the both

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Snoogans 11/27/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Decent sequel.

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Chris Kavan 02/04/2008 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Whereas the original had the heart and emotional resonance, this sequel seems like it was made squarely for the younger crowd and while amusing at times, doesn't have near the impact as the original.

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