This show follows Jay Sherman who is a movie critic on TV. He is forced to review the most dumbest films to which he always says this line "It stinks" for his reviews, that's his catch phrase. In addition to the film parodies, the show also deals with Jay's personal life, his son which he has to raise alone, working with his tyrannical media mogul boss and his love-life and family.
Last Episode02x10 I Can't Believe It's a Cli… Aired: May. 21, 1995
Jay hosts his tenth anniversary show live from Carnegie Hall, where he shows movie clips from past episodes like "Rabbi P.I.", and many others. …
Series Fun Facts
- In the episode "A Pig-Boy and his Dog", Jay gives his puppy the full name "Un Chien Andalou", after Luis Buñuel's 1929 film.
- The only TV show Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert reviewed. They were generally lukewarm towards the show but they praised Charles Napier as Duke Phillips.
- According to the DVD commentary, the character of Duke Phillips was based on Ted Turner.