Idiocracy - Movie Synopsis & Plot
Writer-director Mike Judge's ("Office Space") unique brand of humor examines an average guy who volunteers to be the subject of a hibernation experiment that goes awry. He wakes up 500 years in the future, discovering that he's the smartest guy on the planet.
Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph and Dax Shephard star in
, a surprisingly clever "dumb" movie from the director of cult classic Office Space
. Wilson stars as an average Joe (named Joe) who is signed up for a military experiment to get frozen for one year. However, that one year turns into 500, and he is brought out of hibernation in a world where the stupid people in our society have out bred the smart ones to the point where there are only idiots left on the planet. Suddenly, this average Joe finds himself as the smartest man on the planet, but with intelligence comes high expectations - expectations he cannot easily fill.
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