Plot: Jobe, the church gardener known as the Lawnmower Man, is an adult with a six-year-old’s mind. At Cybertech, a nearby research centre, Dr Angelo uses his technological breakthrough, an advanced virtual reality computer system to accelerate the intelligence of laboratory chimps. After a chance meeting with Jobe, Dr Angelo begins experiments to advance Jobe’s intelligence with amazing and disturbing results.
Rating: R for language, sensuality and a scene of violence
Directed By: Brett Leonard
Written By: Brett Leonard and Gimel Everett
Production: Allied Vision, Fuji Eight Company Ltd., Lane Pringle Productions
In Theaters: March 6, 1992
Box Office: $32,101,000 (USA)
Budget: $10,000,000 (estimated)
Runtime: 1 hr. 48 mins.