Slackers Bud and Doyle mistakenly get sucked into living inside the Bio-Dome — an environmental experiment that requires residents to stay for a year without outside contact. Can they save the world, or will the world have to be saved from them?
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Sure, it blows... but not all terrible movies can claim the following: Patty Hearst as Stephen Baldwin's mother; before-they-were-famous appearances by Rose McGowan and Tenacious D; and Kylie Minogue playing a scientist named, uh, Dr. Petra von Kant. It may be the only Pauly Shore movie out there to tip its hat to Rainer Werner Fassbinder.
If the Laurel and Hardy shorts of the 1920's and 1930's had dialog, I feel they'd sound a lot like the dialog in "Bio-Dome," which is bathed in stupidity and goofiness. To put it simply, this is a fantastic piece of contemporary slapstick done very well.