In the near future, a police officer specializes in malfunctioning robots. When a robot turns out to have been programmed to kill, he begins to uncover a homicidal plot to create killer robots... and his son becomes a target.

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In the near future, a police officer specializes in malfunctioning robots. When a robot turns out to have been programmed to kill, he begins to uncover a homicidal plot to create killer robots... and his son becomes a target. Written by Andy Phillips

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IT IS THE FUTURE. Machines are being programmed to turn against us. Someone must stop the madman who started it all. See more »


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14 December 1984 (USA)  »

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This was Gene Simmons' first movie since the poorly received KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978). Because of his commitment to this movie, he was forced to give up production duties for the KISS album "Animalize". Simmons turned those duties over to band mate Paul Stanley. See more »

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Strings visible on the floater camera that Ramsey sends into Johnson's house while trying to rescue the baby. See more »

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Chief of Police: You screwed up good, Ramsay. We got two dead officers, do you understand me mister? Two. Dead. Cops! We got two wounded - one of them your own partner - and we got two dead guinea punks! And no one knows why or what the HELL its all about!
Ramsay: I know what it's about!
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9 May 1999 | by See all my reviews

Wouldn't think that this mix of characters (Tom Selleck, Gene Simmons, Alley, Bailey, etc.) would make a good sci-fi thriller... but it works! Thoroughly enjoyed the movie!


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