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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?
When Dalton O'Dell
appears to be playing Super Mario Bros. and Q-Bert on the NES, he is actually acting to a pre-recorded VHS tape of writer/director Tyler Norman
playing these games. The NES unit on set, though functional, was strictly a prop. See more
References Joe Versus the Volcano