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Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004)

R | | Comedy, Mystery | 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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Mario 'FA REAL' Greene
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Storyline

"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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Rated R for language and crude sexual content | See all certifications »
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Diliwood  »

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

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

The film was released shortly after Martin Short's Comedy Central series Primetime Glick (2001) was canceled. See more »

Goofs

When Andre goes to the bathroom and turns on the shower, the sound of a door closing can be heard. But the door doesn't close completely. See more »

Quotes

Andre Devine: Quick - we have to make a tea from her own clothing.
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Special thanks to all at The Mob Film Company, London. See more »

Connections

Featured in Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #12.137 (2005) See more »

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Break out the bong...
3 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

...and get ready to laugh you Glick off! This movie is an instant comedy classic! "Jiminy Glick Goes to La-La Wood" is one of those underrated nuggets that deserves cult status. 'KEIFER! KEIFER! KEIFER! KEIFER!" I had never been a Martin Short fan ("Clifford" anyone?) but I always found Jiminy Glick painfully funny. Fire one up and get ready to roll off the couch in convulsive laughter as Martin Short brings his greatest character of all time to the big screen. Jan Hooks has some of the best lines in the movie (The "purse" line will bring tears to your eyes), and naming his kids "Matthew" and "Modine" is simply genius. Don't rent this movie, BUY IT - and file it between "Dumb and Dumber" and "The Man With Two Brains". This movie is funny! Be sure to watch the deleted scenes as well - the interviews with Steve Martin and Kurt Russell are hysterical, and the scenes in the car with Jan Hooks are gut-busting. Ad this one to your collection today!


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