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The Wizard of Oz Reviews

Phil Villarreal
October 1, 2013
This refresh makes more sense for people who want to spend a reasonable amount to get one of the greatest films ever made in eyeball-blistering HD.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Fr. Chris Carpenter
Orange County and Long Beach Blade
December 31, 2009
One of the ten best home video (re-)releases of 2009
Full Review | Original Score: A+
Sandie Angulo Chen
Common Sense Media
December 15, 2009
Even decades later, one of the best family films ever made.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Jeff Giles
October 19, 2009
There aren't many things that can hold up to seven decades of the kind of hype Oz has earned, but if there's any such thing as a perfect movie, this is it...
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
September 29, 2009
The Blu-ray edition, with its newly restored print, remixed lossless sound, and multitude of extras, makes it better than ever before. (Blu-ray Edition)
Full Review | Original Score: 10/10
Sean Axmaker
September 28, 2009
This trip down the yellow brick road is a sight to behold: The ruby slippers glimmer, the green of the wicked witch glows...
Todd Gilchrist
IGN Movies
December 23, 2008
The Wizard of Oz has endured for more than six decades as a signpost - nay, a zenith - in the genre of family entertainment, and amazingly feels as if it hasn't aged a day in all of that time.
Full Review | Original Score: 10/10
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: A
Liam Cullin
Empire Movies
December 21, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 9.5/10
DVD Clinic
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
David Annandale
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Scott Weinberg
October 28, 2005
It took me a while to dig through everything this set has to offer, and I came out feeling like I'd spent a week inside a classy and well-curated Wizard of Oz museum.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
James Plath
October 25, 2005
More than any other American motion picture, The Wizard of Oz managed to combine the best elements of the stage and cinema.
| Original Score: 4/4
Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine
October 24, 2005
The new editions of The Wizard of Oz will cut you to the quick. Angela Lansbury's incessant voice-overs will just cut your eardrums.
Emanuel Levy
September 24, 2005
Warner two DVD editions of the most beloved family film ever made includes so many spectacular features that you need a long weekend to savor this gem with your beloved ones
| Original Score: A
February 4, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 6/6
November 12, 2001
With songs galore set to delightful orchestrations...
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5

Audio Video Revolution
April 17, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
Andrew O'Hehir
February 14, 2001
Like any classic work of children's entertainment, this best-loved of all Hollywood films almost has more to offer...
Blake Kunisch
February 14, 2001
a great movie and must-see for any true movie lover
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10