50 Greatest Movie Robots
25. Johnny 5
The Robot: Johnny’s a nickname. His real moniker is Strategic Artificially Intelligent Nuclear Transport (SAINT) 5, from Short Circuit (1986).
Special Features: Yeah, sure, it’s impressive that he could blow up the planet if he wanted to. But the fact he can play musical instruments is cooler.
Human Qualities? An appreciation for naked Ally Sheedy: “Nice software!”