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Oz the Great and Powerful Reviews

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½ June 26, 2017
Funny remake or prequel. It's beautiful and all. The story holds. But really, the USA are squeezing all the juices they can out of the stories they have. Sounds like fracking, more and more.
June 12, 2017
Good animation. Good enough to children
June 10, 2017
Fails to improve on an impossible to meet standard and while the effects are outstanding they lack any lasting charm or impression.
½ June 9, 2017
This movie is so wonderful and pretty funny also and there are some scary parts in this film because Sam Raimi directed all some horror movies. Sometimes, but it's still pretty cool.
June 7, 2017
Visually beautiful, very imaginative, and exciting for a majority of the time, yet there are a bunch of flaws. My thoughts on this movie are pretty mixed-to-positive.
½ May 30, 2017
Doesn't do much to stand out and far from as magical as the original trip to Oz, The Great and the Powerful looks good, but fails to charm.
½ April 30, 2017
This movie was horrific
½ April 3, 2017
Oz the great and powerful is pretty good, Sam rami elivated the movie and made it much better even though his casting choices were pretty bad
March 30, 2017
Visually was awesome. Was a tad predictable but good acting and solid casting in my book. Except for mila kunis as theodora, not a great wicked witch.
March 29, 2017
The visuals are spectacular but the film feels a bit flat, picks up in the second half though which saves it from being rubbish.
March 19, 2017
It's no "The Wizard of Oz". It's "The Spider-Man 3 of Oz".
March 10, 2017
While it tells an interesting story of how The Wizard came to be, it lacks almost all magic from the classic film.
March 6, 2017
Great story for the prequel to The Wizard of Oz!
Wasn't sure how it was going to pan out but I really enjoyed it.
Glad it was a lengthy movie too.
March 2, 2017
Great movie but the original wizard of oz was by far better
March 1, 2017
The opening twenty minutes lead you to expect great things from Sam Raimi's Oz back story. James Franco is an appealing lead, the production design is good and (after an opening in B&W Academy ratio) colourful. But as soon as the vapid and wanly-acted witches appear the movie loses its way and becomes a chore. A shame.
½ January 28, 2017
Oz the Great and Powerful is visually wonderful, but never establishes a consistent tone from which to tell its already-shallow story.
January 17, 2017
This wasn't awful. Pretty entertaining actually
½ January 7, 2017
Didn't do it for me but great cast.
½ January 2, 2017
The original movie was better than this (much much better)
January 2, 2017
Es entretenida a momentos, a veces se siente larga y lenta, los efectos visuales son buenos, me parece chevere que al principio fuera en blanco y Negro y luego a color igual que The Wizard of Oz, los personajes son buenos, pero a veces James Franco y Mila Kunis se sintieron exagerados, el final fue agradable de ver con una buena conexión con The Wizard of Oz
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