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Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269... See full summary »

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Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a female employee named Nora Rochester. While trying to stop the crime, he inadvertently kills the executive. At this point, J269 then calls Goddard Marx (his creator and a Robgen chairman) to inform him of the incident. Marx tells the android to stay there with Rochester until help arrives, but Marx is intent on sweeping the fiasco under the rug by sending mercenaries to eliminate both J269 and Rochester. Now the two are fugitives on the run from a para-military hit squad. Written by Patrick D. Rockwell <prockwell@thegrid.net>

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The 2nd science fiction film in which Olivier Gruner has played a cyborg. The 1st film was "Nemesis". [Technically speaking Nemesis was a cyborg (=cybernetic organic, i.e. part human), Automatic was an android, not human at all.] See more »

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Olivier Gruner is miscredited as Oliver Gruner on the box art. See more »

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Major West: In the old days, I would have raped and tortured you for hours. There's just no time for life's simple pleasures anymore. Oh, well. Goodnight.
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Classic Robot Flick
22 June 2011 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Director John Murlowski who also created the classic flick, Black Cadillac 2003 has created another gem in Automatic.

Starring Oliver Gruner who has also been in another classic robot flick, Nemesis 1992.

Also starring John Glover who has also been in other classic flicks, Payback 1999 and another classic robot flick, RoboCop 2 1990.

Also starring Daphne Ashbrook.

I enjoyed the shootouts and action scenes.

If you enjoyed this as much as I did then check out out classic robot flicks, Death Machine 1994, Drive 1997, Hardware 1990, Real Steel 2011, CyberTracker 1994, Cyber-Tracker 2 1995, Project Shadowchaser 2 1994, Suspect Device 1995, Screamers 1995, Black Cat 1991, Robotrix 1991, Westworld 1973, RoboCop 1987, Universal Soldier 1992, Universal Soldier: Regeneration 2009, Blade Runner 1982, The Terminator 1984, Terminator 2: Judgement Day 1991, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines 2003, Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning 2012, RoboCop 2014 and Terminator Salvation 2009.


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