It is the summer of 1988, and nerdy 12-year-old Nintendo addict Ivan "Spud" Spudofsky III decides he's been a victim of the neighborhood bullies for too long and reinvents himself as a video-game superhero.
The world just got a lot more dangerous for morons.
Did You Know?
had originally auditioned for Spud. His improvisational abilities and hyperactive approach to the character led to him being cast instead as Cody. Most of his lines in the film are improvised. See more
References Joe Versus the Volcano