1 hr 25 min

Idiocracy (2006) Why Press Play

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On this episode we talk about a potential prediction of the future and a movie with a spooky foreshadowing of a crazy US President with time travel, energy drinks and stunted vocabulary its the 2006 cult movie Idiocracy. Directed by Mike Judge, this movie didnt do well in the box office for various reasons, but smashed DVD sales just 6 short months later.

Joe Bauers (Luke Wilson) is put into cryostasis as part of a US military experiment with hooker Rita (Maya Rudolph) and they both wake up 500 years in the future. The world is a very different place with intelligence being a rare commodity. Joe is tested as is declared the smartest person in the world and is tasked by President Camacho (Terry Crewes) to save the planet from starvation, drought and other potential disaster.

Tom 'The Bear' OMahony from Buckshot Podcast joins me to chat about this cult classic and we find it has ups and downs but is a thoroughly enjoyable, if juvenile film. The fart and dick jokes are interspersed with some clever commentary on modern convienience living even if the special effect left something to be desired.

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On this episode we talk about a potential prediction of the future and a movie with a spooky foreshadowing of a crazy US President with time travel, energy drinks and stunted vocabulary its the 2006 cult movie Idiocracy. Directed by Mike Judge, this movie didnt do well in the box office for various reasons, but smashed DVD sales just 6 short months later.

Joe Bauers (Luke Wilson) is put into cryostasis as part of a US military experiment with hooker Rita (Maya Rudolph) and they both wake up 500 years in the future. The world is a very different place with intelligence being a rare commodity. Joe is tested as is declared the smartest person in the world and is tasked by President Camacho (Terry Crewes) to save the planet from starvation, drought and other potential disaster.

Tom 'The Bear' OMahony from Buckshot Podcast joins me to chat about this cult classic and we find it has ups and downs but is a thoroughly enjoyable, if juvenile film. The fart and dick jokes are interspersed with some clever commentary on modern convienience living even if the special effect left something to be desired.

Let us know what you think of the show by following Why Press play on social media:

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whypressplay
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whypressplay
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whypressplay
Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/whypressplay
Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/whypressplay
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/whypressplay
Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whypressplay
Vid.me: http://www.vid.me/whypressplay

If you want to find Tom online visit:

Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tom_omahony
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TomBearComedy/
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/tomomahonycomic
Snapchat: tombearomahony
Or if you want to check out his podcast you can get it here:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id1220802943
or on Twitter by visiting: http://www.twitter.com/buckshotpod

Join us and other fans for chats on movies, games and TV show on our Discord server by clicking here and downloading the app: https://discord.gg/U2pHR5g

And you can support the show by subscribing to our Patreon page where you will get loads of exclusive content and discounts on merchandise http://www.patreon.com/whypressplay

1 hr 25 min

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