Delirious (1991)

When a soap-opera scriptwriter (John Candy) is knocked out after an accident, he wakes in the fictional city where his soap is set. Unsure whether he is dreaming or being punished by a Dantean scheme of hell, he plays along with the set-up… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 9, 1991
DVD Release Date: April 16, 2002
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Brian Orndorf

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.

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Kevin A. Ranson

John Candy goooooood!

Fred Topel

Excellent comedy. Really plays the soap opera and magic typewriter gimmicks to the fullest.

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Lady D'arbanville
As the title suggests, Delerious is a completely off the wall story, it?s certainly original but quite silly. Maybe worth a watch on tv, if you can?t find… More
Dann Michalski
John Candy ends up in a world of his own creation in Delirious. The film follows a writer for the daytime soap opera "Beyond Our Dreams," and through… More