in the movie The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the Eighth Dimension
. Yoyodyne, an aerospace
company contracted by the United States government to manufacture the Truncheon bomber, is in reality a front for the Earthbound activities of the exiled Red Lectroids of Planet 10. All of its employees are named John
The name Yoyodyne is an allusion to Thomas Pynchon's novel The Crying of Lot 49.