Image Entertainment rarely offers added features on their releases, so it was a pleasant surprise to find three-menu-pages of well-done, informative, and entertaining extras here. Produced by Steve Howearth and Marc Walkow, they include an audio commentary by the director & screenwriters, a behind-the-scenes featurette, a segment on the making of the robot, cast and crew video biographies, photo gallery, Number Five original artwork, production notes, a second set of biographies, and the theatrical poster and press kit photos.
Short Circuit stars Ally Sheedy as a catering truck driver who befriends Number Five, a top-secret robot who escaped into the real world. Number Five was short circuited during an electrical storm and now thinks he
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