The Muppets' Wizard of Oz
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)

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… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 9, 2005
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Critic Score: 38% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media

Raucous Muppet spoof of a classic. Tweens and up.

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MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

It's not on a par with the Muppet movie madness of old, but it's darn close.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

When you dig down and actually find (and watch) the new Muppet material, some of the magic is still there.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...strictly for kids...

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Phil Hall
Film Threat

A disastrous failure.

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David Cornelius

Something's gone horribly wrong at Muppet Central, and it's high time somebody fix it.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

It's a real turkey.

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Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

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.

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Flixster Audience Score: 36% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
A disapointment, really wanted to like this but its so flat and a huge anti climax :( Dont get me wrong there are all the usual Muppets and afew nice touches… More
Anthony Lawrie
It has some good gags and some funny in jokes in it. Loved the bit with Quentin Tarantino and the 'Are you related to Frank Oz'? bits but hated… More
Jim Careter
They ruined the movie and the Muppets.
Megan S
Ashanti is a pretty terrible actress. But I find it hard to really dislike anything that involves muppets. Though i still don't get why Toto turned into… More
Michael Edwards
the muppets take there ride on the ride with this wizard of oz remake and the result is a wonderful, funny, entertaining, and fun for the whole family film
Jose Zamudio
It was funny, I liked the adaptation from the original movie with the most popular characters of the muppets. The special appearance by Quentin Tarantino making… More

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