PG | | Comedy, Drama, Family
Robot Johnny Five comes to the city and gets manipulated by criminals who want him for their own purposes.
According to Johnny 5, he had his memory upgraded to 500mb between leaving Astoria and going to the city.
"Tu mama hace el amor con mi perro."
Sandy Banatoni: Wait. I know a little Spanish.
Johnny Five: Oh, no no no. No no!
Sandy Banatoni: My mother... sleeps... with your dog?
Johnny Five: Oh, no!
Ben Jarhvi: Uh, well, that's an expression in-in my country, where, uh, sometimes we are speaking... Spanish. It does not mean that...
When Oscar (Jack Warden) tries to take a swing at Fred (Michael McKean) during the climactic fight scene, his jacket lifts up to reveal his radio microphone pack.
Early UK versions were cut by 5 secs by the BBFC to remove a shot of man holding nunchakus, and to edit 2 uses of the word "fucking" for a PG certificate (though some debate remains as to whether the swearing may have been misheard by mistake). The nunchaku shot was restored for the 2002 DVD release though the swearing remained cut.
$3,843,067 10 July 1988