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PG-13| 2 hr. 2 min.

Plot Summary
In a desperate attempt to boost ratings, a cable channel decides to document the life of someone on a daily basis and air the footage as a show. That lucky someone turns out to be Ed Pekurny (Matthew McConaughey), a laid-back video-store clerk. While the TV series makes Ed an overnight celebrity, it also begins to wreak havoc on his personal life, complicating his relationship with his new girlfriend, Shari (Jenna Elfman), and causing tension with his brother, Ray (Woody Harrelson).

Cast: Matthew McConaughey , Jenna Elfman , Ellen DeGeneres , Woody Harrelson , Martin Landau , Sally Kirkland , Rob Reiner , Dennis Hopper

Director: Ron Howard

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Universal Pictures

EDtv (1999)

Release Date: March 26th, 1999|2 hr. 2 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 38
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Satire in a blanket of bland. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The results are comical and unexpected -- and just a bit eerie. show more

  • 75
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    Artful it's not. But it's awfully affable. [26 March 1999, Life, p.9E] show more

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