Short Circuit 2 Poster

Release Date: 1988

DVD Release Date: August 7th, 2001

PG|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
Having rescued robot Johnny Five (Tim Blaney) from being destroyed by the military in "Short Circuit," Indian scientist Ben Jahrvi (Fisher Stevens) moves to New York City to become an American citizen. After struggling to sell a few toy replicas of Johnny, Ben must scramble to make more when Sandy Banatoni (Cynthia Gibb) orders 1,000 for her department store. With Johnny's help, Ben begins making the gadgets, but his plans are endangered when thief Oscar Baldwin (Jack Weston) steals Johnny.

Cast: Fisher Stevens, Michael McKean, Cynthia Gibb, Jack Weston, Dee McCafferty, David Hemblen, Tim Blaney, Don Lake

Director: Kenneth Johnson

Genres: Comedy, Family

Production Co: TriStar Pictures

Keywords: 1980s, Amusing, New York City, Rise, Spirited, Transformation