An amusing idea goes nowhere in ENCINO MAN, the Disney debut from the producers behind the acclaimed documentary HEARTS OF DARKNESS: A FILMMAKER'S APOCALYPSE.
Recycling the stone-aged teenage plot about the two dweebs who make good, Sean Astin and Pauly Shore co-star as Encino High seniors Dave Morgan and Stoney Brown, who are facing graduation as failures. Dave has lost his lifelong love, Robyn Sweeney (Megan Ward), to the school goon Matt (Michael
DeLuise, son of Dom). Stoney, meanwhile, lives in a little Valley world of his own with its own language and "wacky" outlook on life. Dave's quest for popularity has reached the obsessive point where he is digging hi...