Which is fine by us, because it looks like it could be some goofy fun, as Josh and his new futuristic friends find themselves hopping around the timeline of Dr. Elias Kronish (Keith Goddamn David) in an attempt to stop him finding a cure for herpes that could somehow destroy the human race. Acknowledging the Last Starfighter parallels and moving past it definitely works better than fixating on it—even if it’s moving directly to a slew of other ‘80s movie references.


Future Man begins on Hulu November 14.