Jail Bait
Jail Bait (1954)

Jail Bait was the place where Edward D. Wood Jr.'s career as a director entered the mainstream. Having exposed the world of transvestism in Glen or Glenda, he now turned to less ambitious fare in an effort at commercial success. Loosely… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 14, 2000
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Critic Score: 29% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Nathan Rabin
AV Club

The tale of a bad seed immersed in that most horrific of crimes, unregistered gun ownership.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This is Wood's attempt to be taken seriously, and he makes this the best film he has ever made.

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Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com

Typical bad Ed Wood production, which is typically great to many.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Better than some Wood films, but somehow less fun.

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Flixster Audience Score: 19% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
This isn't a well known movie of Ed Wood's, but I thought it was very good, especially the story. It's exciting and dramatic, but of course low… More
Michael Gildea
A sorry attempt at film noir, but since it's Ed Wood it's worth seeing.