Top 13 Idiocracy Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Idiocracy facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Idiocracy film message.

The majority of the population wears polyester clothing due to the crop shortages and the lack of farming knowlage.
The majority of the population wears polyester clothing due to the crop shortages and the lack of farming knowlage.
During the scene showing Clevon's expanding family tree, the chart shows Clevon has kids with one of the cheerleaders that his son Clevon Jr. hooked up with after the football game
During the scene showing Clevon's expanding family tree, the chart shows Clevon has kids with one of the cheerleaders that his son Clevon Jr. hooked up with after the football game

Idiocracy Hidden Details

1 - Joe's room has money used as wallpaper. This kind of hyperinflation also occurred in post WW1 Germany, weakening the economy and paving the way for the rise of Hitler.
Joe's room has money used as wallpaper. This kind of hyperinflation also occurred in post WW1 Germany, weakening the economy and paving the way for the rise of Hitler.
1 - President Dwayne Elizondo Mountain Dew Herbert Camacho accepts the advice of the expert to help fix the nation's problems.
President Dwayne Elizondo Mountain Dew Herbert Camacho accepts the advice of the expert to help fix the nation's problems.

There is a erection medication called "Blakdix"

1 - When Joe Bauers went to a hospital in the future, there are slot machines to "play while you wait" to get free medical care.
When Joe Bauers went to a hospital in the future, there are slot machines to "play while you wait" to get free medical care.
1 - Beef supreme has a Carl's Jr. tattoo on his right arm.
Beef supreme has a Carl's Jr. tattoo on his right arm.
1 - The prison is named the House of Particular Individuals. This references the prison guards calling every inmate a particular individual.
The prison is named the House of Particular Individuals. This references the prison guards calling every inmate a particular individual.

Why would Rita need to pack up her "futuristic" clothes if she's traveling back to the past?

When Corporal Joe Bauers escapes from prison, the emergency notification alarm system says, "EX-SCAPE..." rather than, "ESCAPE..."

When the news lady thinks she will be able to see a news graphic behind herself

. Upgrayedd travels to the future to find Rita"i'm gonna find this ho"

Idiocracy poster
Idiocracy poster

Idiocracy Plot

Private Joe Bauers, the definition of "average American", is selected by the Pentagon to be the guinea pig for a top-secret hibernation program. Forgotten, he awakes five centuries in the future. He discovers a society so incredibly dumbed down that he's easily the most intelligent person alive.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Idiocracy. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director Mike Judge
Stars Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph, Dax Shepard, Terry Crews
IMDB score 6.6