In 1981, two promising fighter pilots take a test in a centrifuge, in order to become astronauts. Unfortunately their brains undergo irreversible damage, and that is reclassified as porters... See full summary »
Military protocol is ignored, or done wrong, throughout the movie. Not one salute is done correctly. Most of the time, it's something resembling an American salute, palm towards the ground, instead of a French salute, palm facing forwards. Also, when General Mangedeurme enters a room, the order should be "À vos rangs, fixe", not yelling the general's name.