98 mins – United States 1986 – Dir: John Badham
Starring: Ally Sheedy, Steve Guttenberg and Fisher Stevens
An experimental military robot escapes after being struck by lightening and given human intelligence. He finds a home with a young woman who believes he’s an alien in this sci-fi comedy.
An Evening With Nick McLean
On Friday 8th March there will be a screening of the eighties box office hit Short Circuit which will be followed by a public discussion with McLean and Hot Press writer Wayne Byrne focussing on McLean’s storied career (the duo has just co-authored a book on McLean’s life and prolific work behind the camera). Later on the same evening, McLean will introduce a screening of the cult action movie Cobra.
Please note that the public discussion with Nick McLean will be part of the Short Circuit ticket price.
Standard ticket prices apply or see both films for €15 full price / €14 for annual membership holders