Jiminy Glick in La La Wood
Jiminy Glick in La La Wood (2005)

The world's most obnoxious celebrity talk-show host demonstrates how he rose to mediocrity in this pungent show business satire. Jiminy Glick (Martin Short) is a corpulent entertainment reporter who is looking to kick his career into… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 4, 2005
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A television sketch streatched to feature length.

Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

It didn't work. There's not a movie here.

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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Glick is a one-note joke, and a flat note at that.

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Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

Grafting a murder-mystery atop the celebrity interview spoof shtick, the film plays like a silly skit drawn out over an hour and a half.

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Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune

Wedding a fairly complex mystery with show-biz satire against the real-life festival backdrop requires more structure and maybe more scripted scenes.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

Within 40 minutes, though, you may realize you've had about as much fun as you're going to -- and that the movie is barely halfway done.

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Kevin Lally
Film Journal International

There's a method to the madness after all.

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Jami Bernard
New York Daily News

What Short does not deserve -- and neither do we -- is a feature-length movie about Jiminy.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

Good news, fans of Martin Short's porky celebrity interviewer, Jiminy Glick: There's a big-screen version of the short-lived Comedy Central series, and both of you will enjoy it.

Scott Weinberg
DVDTalk.com

Here's hoping Short's next project is more worthy of the guy's skills, because this Jiminy Glick character grows real old, real fast.

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
Robert C
While I find this Martin Short character somewhat ammusing in small doses...I wasn't sure how he'd hold up through an entire film. But being a HUGE… More
Robert Fearon
A fun movie. The interviews were the funniest. Also some good celebrity cameos.
Lafe Fredbjornson
I like the Jiminy Glick character created by Martin Short. The skit becomes tired when stretched to movie length. It was funny how he was annoying all the… More
Sarah Prisbylla
This character does much better in 5 minute increments as opposed to a whole show - let alone a full-length movie! Martin Short is funny, but this is something… More