Short Circuit (1986)
Both films use the "chair torn from the vehicle" gag; Steve Guttenberg riding shotgun.
Johnny pushes the driver's side mirror and says, "Yo," like the title character.
Johnny 5 whistles the theme song.
"The lightning brings on the opposite effect of Short Circuit..."
"So basically, Edi is Johnny 5 and we're watching Short Circuit for grown-ups."
Players can earn an achievement called "Number Five Is Alive" by reaching level 5.
Shawn refers to the bomb disposal robot as "Johnny Five from the 'Short Circuit' movies."
"Johnny Number 5 is alive."
Johnny 5 is mentioned when discussing good robots.
"Look out, Johnny 5 is attacking!"
Johnny 5 mentioned
Abed compares himself to Johnny Five.
Abed and Troy's "Boob a Tron" robot resembles Johnny Five.
Jeff remarks that Abed has "gone from lovable Johnny Five to evil HAL."
A robot identical to Johnny 5 feels "Alive"
Subject of a $800 clue in the category "'80s Film Comedy"
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the title in his review of Short Circuit 2 (1988)
Shawn mentions signing up on a fan site for this film.
When John says "Don't seem like a freak", Cameron lists other words for "freak" from a dictionary like Number 5 does.
Johnny 5 makes an appearance in this episode.
walle somewhat ressembles the robot in short circuit
Johnny 5 appears in Jarett's room
at one point Cait Sith says "Number 5 is alive" a quote from Short circuit
when Hector is playing with the dolls he says this is one of his favorite movies
The characters discuss whether they should see Short Circuit, but end up seeing Blue Velvet
Title mentioned by Ghost Killer in Scream spoof
Garth's line: "Benjamin is nobody's friend."
"Other Electricians: S. Circuit"
The robot number 5 was watching TV, Howard Hawks's Scarface was shown the famous scene with George Raft tossing the coin and also some dialogues of the film.
"He's makin' the guy from Short Circuit look politically correct."
in the 1986 episode
Johnny 5 and two other robots imitate the Three Stooges
Reviewed, clips shown.
Jakob Stegelmann talks about robots featured in films, and mentions the title + footage used
At least one clip is shown
Johnny Five gets stuck at the bottom of a flight of stairs.
A robot with the number five gets hit by lightning, becomes alive and unintentionally wreaks havoc.
The droid at the control room of the garbage freighter resembles Johnny Five.