The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
Average Rating: 3.9/10
Reviews Counted: 8
Fresh: 3 | Rotten: 5
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Release Date: Apr 27, 2005 Wide
Average Rating: 3/5
User Ratings: 11,229
L. Frank Baum's enduring fantasy story gets a new and very funny spin in this made-for-TV comedy. Dorothy (Ashanti) is a young woman who works in a diner in Kansas owned by her Aunt Em (Queen Latifah) and dreams of one day making it big as a singer. When a tornado makes its way through the trailer park Dorothy and Em call home, the young woman is spirited off to a magical land known as Oz, where she accidentally kills the most wicked witch in the land. Dorothy, however, isn't so sure she wants
Apr 27, 2005 Wide
Aug 9, 2005
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Does little to innovate on this well-worn (and, some would argue, worn out) tale.
It's not on a par with the Muppet movie madness of old, but it's darn close.
We're a long way from the creative energy, heart, and charm of Henson's Muppet movies, even though I'm not ready for the Henson Company to stop trying.
When you dig down and actually find (and watch) the new Muppet material, some of the magic is still there.
Something's gone horribly wrong at Muppet Central, and it's high time somebody fix it.
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