Classics of the Corn: Short Circuit (1986)

Techno music plays as something mechanical is built in an assembly-line process and keys are punched on a (very dated) computer system. What’s going on in the opening of Short Circuit? The United States military is building robots, of course. “The most sophisticated robot[s] on planet Earth,” to be exact. These experimental robots are being tested for combat, and the military is officially presenting them … Continue reading Classics of the Corn: Short Circuit (1986)