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Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004)

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Culture critic Jiminy Glick gets tied up in a murder case at the Toronto Film Festival.

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Vadim Jean

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Martin Short (character), Martin Short | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Martin Short ... Jiminy Glick / David Lynch
Jan Hooks ... Dixie Glick
Linda Cardellini ... Natalie Coolidge
Janeane Garofalo ... Dee Dee
John Michael Higgins ... Andre Devine
Elizabeth Perkins ... Miranda Coolidge
Larry Joe Campbell ... Haygood Lewkin
Mo Collins ... Sharon
DeRay Davis ... Mario 'FA REAL' Greene
Carlos Jacott ... Barry King
Corey Pearson ... Ben DiCarlo
Aries Spears ... Gunnar 'MC GUN' Jorge
Robert Trebor ... Jay Schiffer
Gary Anthony Williams ... Randall Bookerton
Landon Hansen ... 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 »

Genres:

Comedy | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 April 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Diliwood See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$25,660, 8 May 2005

Gross USA:

$36,039

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$36,039
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

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 »

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: Andre has new hole, on his front!
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

Spoofs Lost Highway (1997) See more »

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Romantic Closing
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Martin Short, thanks for being yewwww!
10 May 2005 | by rsyungSee all my reviews

If Jiminy Glick was interviewing Martin Short after seeing this movie, it might go something like this:

JG: "Bobby Short…,why did you change your name from Martin?"

MS:"No…Bobby Short is someone else. A singer actually. African American. "

JG: "That was going to be my next question. Were you inspired by Jacko to bleach your skin? Do you feel white is the new black?"

MS: "I'm not Bobby Short. I'm Martin Short. I was born Martin Short."

JG:(A patronizing pat on Martin's knee) "Work it out on your own time, dear. Now, about this movie of yours---I JUST LOVED IT. 'Jiminy Glick…' searching his memory—-looks down at his cheat-sheet-—'In LaLaWood!' It's sad and funny. Bittersweet, without much substance and a threadbare story who's sole purpose is to hang little bits of comic business with a few interviews thrown in. Not a very good movie, BUT I LOVED IT! Bobby, thanks for being yewww."

MS: "It's Martin. You know, I've always wanted to put Jiminy Glick in a feature—"

JG:"No time, dear. We have to move on."


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