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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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Cast

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Natalie Coolidge
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Dee Dee
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Miranda Coolidge
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Haygood Lewkin
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Sharon
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Mario 'FA REAL' Greene
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Barry King
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Gunnar 'MC GUN' Jorge
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Jay Schiffer
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Randall Bookerton
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Matthew Glick
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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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It takes a big man to cover this town. See more »

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Comedy | Mystery

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Rated R for language and crude sexual content | See all certifications »
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6 May 2005 (USA)  »

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Diliwood  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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

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

On "Primetime Glick", Jiminy Glick made many references to his four sons, Morgan, Mason, Matthew and Modine. Matthew and Modine he claimed were twins, and they are the only sons who appear in this movie. See more »

Goofs

When Jiminie and Dixie are opening the window to climb out, the window slides down a little. But from the outside shot, its completely open, and then in the next interior shot, its slid down again. See more »

Quotes

Jiminy Glick: Oprah Winfrey, how do you do what you do so consistently?
Whoopi Goldberg: I stomp on everyone I can.
Jiminy Glick: And you're despised by so many. But not by me.
Whoopi Goldberg: I live for that. And remember to spell my name right. O-P-E-R-A.
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Crazy Credits

Special thanks to all at The Mob Film Company, London. See more »

Connections

Spoofs The Shining (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Access Hollywood Theme
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Performed by Andrew Gross
Courtesy of A Gross Music Library
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dreaming about David lynch's dreams
6 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Martin Short combining his original, quirky, humor using a David Lynch backdrop really hit the spot for me, as I am a huge fan of both personalities. I was pleasantly surprised by the seamless transition from T.V. Glick to Cinema Glick, and witnessing Glick's family come to life. I think I'll have to watch the film again to fully appreciate the lines and subtleties of the "Euro-trash" character. His improvisation was totally random but somehow made comedic sense in its absurdities. I would speculate that if a person hasn't already seen 'Primetime Glick' and laughed at Glick in his original form, one might not "get" the humor, and understand why Short would conceive such a seemingly absurd plot.

Oh, and I love that Christine Willes appeared in the first sequence - where did she come from??!!


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