John Candy stars as a 'regular joe' John Bourgignon, who's about to marry Nancy Reese, a congressman's daughter. Days before the wedding, John, who makes his living between drumming and limo driving, is hypnotized by one of his fare's, a big time cult leader, Rev. Sun Yi Day. The reverend plans to have John kill his 'would be' father-in-law, Ed Reese, on his wedding day, but John doesn't take to the mind control and begins to act like a moron whenever subliminally prompted to kill.
Starring: John Candy, Eugene Levy, Joe Flaherty, Alley Mills, Pat Hingle, Ernie Hudson.