A Lonely New York City Dog Builds a Robotic Best Friend in the Animated Film ‘Robot Dreams’

Robot Dreams by Madman Films is a touching animated tale of a lonely dog living in New York City in the 1980s who orders a mail-order robot. Once the robot is put together, the two become the best of friends, doing everything together.

Dog lives in Manhattan and he’s tired of being alone. One day he decides to build himself a robot, a companion. Their friendship blossoms, until they become inseparable, to the rhythm of 80’s NYC.

The film is scheduled to be released in theaters on May 31, 2024.

Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

Lori is a Laughing Squid Contributing Editor based in New York City who has been writing blog posts for over a decade. She also enjoys making jewelry, playing guitar, taking photos and mixing craft cocktails.