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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 overview, first billed only:
... Jiminy Glick / David Lynch
... Dixie Glick
... Natalie Coolidge
... Dee Dee
... Andre Devine
... Miranda Coolidge
... Haygood Lewkin
... Sharon
... Mario 'FA REAL' Greene
... Barry King
... Ben DiCarlo
... Gunnar 'MC GUN' Jorge
... Jay Schiffer
... Randall Bookerton
... Matthew Glick
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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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Comedy | Mystery

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

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Opening Weekend USA:

$25,660, 8 May 2005, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$25,660, 8 May 2005
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According to Martin Short (DVD commentary), the film was made in 20 days mostly in Vancouver, BC, with dialog improvised by the actors. See more »

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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 »

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Jiminy Glick: I'm one of those guys that needs it regular, ya know? Sometimes Dixie's awake for it, most of the time she's not.
Ben DiCarlo: Ambien and some KY, right?
Jiminy Glick: HAH! Ambien and KY! You know, for the longest time I was taking the KY orally! It's not necessary!
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Special thanks to all at The Mob Film Company, London. See more »

Connections

References Mulholland Dr. (2001) See more »

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Bathtub Gin
Written by Bob Mair and Joel Wachbrit
Courtesy of Black Toast Music
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dreaming about David lynch's dreams
6 October 2005 | by 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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