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Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004)

 -  Comedy  -  6 May 2005 (USA)
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Culture critic Jiminy Glick gets tied up in a murder case at the Toronto Film Festival.

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"La La Wood" follows the legacy of Jiminy Glick, first introduced on "The Martin Short Show," who went on to get (non)-critical acclaim for his talk show "Primetime Glick," where Mr. Glick interviewed countless celebrities (which usually ended in verbally--sometimes physically--insulting/assaulting them). Now comes "La La Wood"--Jiminy Glick's home. This is his story (sort of). Written by John Ulmer

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$25,660 (USA) (6 May 2005)

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This was Peter Breck's last film before his death on February 6, 2012. See more »

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When the Glicks are trying to check into the Fairmont, Dixie says their sons are eight years old, but in a scene where Jiminy has to explain to the boys where babies come from, they're said to be thirteen years old. See more »

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Andre Devine: You are like a terrible mexican woman with a radio in her pussy!
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1 April 2005 | by (Quebec) – See all my reviews

You certainly have to be a huge fan of Martin Short's ridiculous character Glick -if not a Hollywood-philic moviegoer instead- to really appreciate this hangin' around-at-the-Toronto Film Festival, full-of-cameos, Hollywood-inner-joke comedy.

And of course forget the plot, cause it doesn't matter at all when you dig this kind of film. In fact, because of its chaotic structure, "Jiminy Glick on La La Wood" doesn't make it as a cool movie.

But it's loaded with self-deprecating glimpses, movie industry sarcasms and art-house parody (specially the David Lynch one), which makes it fairly enjoyable by film junkies.

6.5 out of 10 if with a couple of beers.


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