Legends of Oz: Dorothy Returns 3D Synopsis
Dorothy returns to Oz.

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
Yet if you’re old enough to read this and you find yourself at a screening, try thinking about the munchkins who worked so hard on the...
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Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return lacks any sense of magic.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
It’s a loud Oz hodgepodge that never adheres to a prevailing tone long enough to allow viewers to emotionally engage with those characters...
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McClatchy-Tribune News Service

By Roger Moore
A harmless but almost charmless adaptation of a book by L. Frank Baum’s grandson.
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Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
A harmless but almost charmless adaptation of a book by L. Frank Baum’s grandson.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Bruce Ingram
Maybe this is unreasonable, but I can’t help thinking that if you’re going to make a movie with “Oz” in the title, you’d better be prepared...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
All the brains, heart and courage in the world can't save a movie that doesn't have a third act.
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By Susan Wloszczyna
This is one of those movies that parents will have to ask themselves if they love their child enough to sit through it. At least "The Nut...
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Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
This is mythology that’s famously transportive in every sense, but the animators struggle to take us anywhere truly captivating, or even...
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Slant Magazine

By Ed Gonzalez
With dubious scruples, and much Broadway-style caterwauling, the film imagines what The Wizard of Oz would look like with a...
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Legends if Oz Great movie!

By Jgreenberg007
This was a great family movie...


By mullerse
When we walked into the theatre and realized we were the only 3 people in the entire place...I knew the $30+ dollars I had spent to see the 3D movie was a waste. While it was "cute"...I was...

Refund please!

By Lucky Lisa
What a disappointment. It was so bad that my sister and I walked out after 30 minutes. We are in our mid-40's and enjoy all, well I enjoy all genres. Animation is one of our favorites. The voices...

Stay home

By Hmhack
The script is terrible! I hope Mr. Akroyd gets a new agent! The theater was empty and for good reason. I would have preferred to stay home. I enjoyed the readings and Martin Short was fantastic, but...

it was cute

By ryanljessee
its was a cute movie and had great actors. fast story line but not captive for adults or children. the peeps was my favorite part...

A fabulous walk down the Yellow Brick Road

By bobby0s
The journey down the Yellow Brick Road continues with a creative story about Dorothy's return to Oz. Along the way, she meets 3 new friends to help her rescue the Scarecrow, the Tin man and the Lion,...

Would rather have been waterboarded

By LSullyR
This movie was more than simply bad. It was torture. Waterboarding would have been les torture than sitting tiring this extremely poor attempt to join into the Oz franchise. Save your money, but...

Great Movie! Especially if you liked Wiz of Oz

By Paulmovie07746
Big hit with the kids! My girls like it even more than Frozen. Perfect voice acting by real Stars of film. Excellent quality graphics. Gotta go see it!...

Great musical

By bowersmo
This movie is positive for children and has great music! It's fun and the whole family will enjoy it....

Legends of Oz

By jazzymissy39
This is a great musical movie for all kids to go see!!!!!Enjoyably...

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Rated PG | For Mild Peril and Some Scary Images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 6+ Kids will like well-intentioned sequel, but it lacks magic.
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