Delirious
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John Candy plays Jack Gable, a soap-opera writer who finds himself trapped inside his own television program with a magic typewriter in this toothless comedy. Jack finds himself embroiled in protecting his beloved Laura (Emma Samms), an actress who plays Rachel Hedison in Jack's show -- "Beyond Our Dreams" -- from having her character being killed off by the program's producers, the Sherwoods (Jerry Orbach, Renee Taylor). Laura has recently broken off with her co-star and lover Dennis (David Rasche) and is heading off for a weekend with Jack. As Jack unloads Laura's… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 44%

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"It appears as though Mankiewicz wanted to conduct his own triumphant slapstick symphony with Delirious. He just brought the wrong sheet music to share with his cast."
‑ Brian Orndorf, BrianOrndorf.com
"John Candy goooooood!"
‑ Kevin A. Ranson, MovieCrypt.com
"Excellent comedy. Really plays the soap opera and magic typewriter gimmicks to the fullest."
‑ Fred Topel, About.com
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