If BURN-E (a welding robot) had known how much trouble he'd be caused by WALL-E's pursuit of EVE, then he'd have taken the day off.

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The adventures of BURN-E, a robot on the same ship as WALL-E and EVE. BURN-E's main job is fixing damaged machinery. He pretty much spends his entire day welding (hence his name). His daily routine is severely disrupted due to WALL-E and EVE's romance, as this causes all sorts of mishaps with the spaceship. Not only are his work and routine disrupted but one such mishap results in him being locked out of the spaceship. From there all manner of adventures ensue. Written by grantss

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Trivia

The planetary zoom-out at the end of the short shows the Axiom landing site to be in the vicinity of Richmond, Virginia. See more »

Goofs

In this film (which is supposed to coincide with events in "WALL-E"), BURN-E appears outside the garbage bay airlock just as the door closes. In "WALL-E", BURN-E does not appear. Also, a ledge has been added around the ship (and under the airlock door) for BURN-E to roll along; however, this ledge does not appear in "WALL-E". See more »

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After the credits end, SUPPLY-R taps BURN-E on the shoulder and comforts him with "There, there". See more »

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Spoofs 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) See more »

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Repairing the fault
22 November 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Produced as a DVD extra for the movie Wall-E. This gives the animator to make a spin off short and have an excuse to feature scenes from Wall-E.

BURN-E is a small repair robot. When an external light is faulty, BURN- E goes to repair it but at each attempt he is thwarted by the arrival of WALL-E or the chaos he creates.

The makers do well in giving BURN-E personality in such a short space of time when there is a danger of the character being constantly upstaged by the appearance from WALL-E and the footage from the parent film. Children will of course find this short animation fun.


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