PG | | Family, Sci-Fi
A seemingly normal young boy turns out to be a top secret, military-created robot with superhuman abilities.
The picture's closing credits stated that the producers wished to thank: "The citizens and officials of the City of Orange County, Florida; Board of County Commissioners of Orange County, Florida; The communities of Dillsboro and Drevard, North Carolina; Greater Orlando Aviation Authority; Simuflite, a subsidiary of The Singer Company; and Golfstream III, Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation."
Dr. What is this?
Dr. Jeffery Stewart: Daryl is not... well he never was completely human.
Andy Richardson: What?
Dr. Jeffery Stewart: Data Analyzing Robot Youth Lifeform. Daryl is an experiment in artificial intelligence. All I can say is he was never meant to leave here and he was certainly not to be with ...
The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird has no sealants for the fuel tanks. The friction generated by high speeds heats up the skin, making it expand significantly. Expansion gaps are needed to prevent the skin from buckling or breaking due to the stress, like the tar strips in concrete roadways that allow the slabs to expand without damage. Therefore, after several supersonic sprints to heat the skin enough to fill the gaps, the plane takes off on nearly empty tanks, and refuels five minutes into flight. Otherwise, it will run out of fuel.
$2,649,832 16 June 1985