The Wizard of Oz
The Wizard of Oz (1925)

Popular silent film comedian Larry Semon literally sold the ranch to secure film rights to L. Frank Baum's The Wizard of Oz -- then proceeded to chuck most of the Baum story in favor of his usual broad slapstick antics. In Semon's… More

Directed By:
Rated: Unrated
Running Time:
Release Date: August 7, 2001
Add Your Rating
User Score

Available Online

Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Phil Hall
Film Threat

Goodbye, Yellow Brick Road!

Full review…
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Terrible version of The Wizard of Oz, that's filmed as a heavy-handed slapstick comedy.

Full review…
More reviews for The Wizard of Oz

Flixster User Reviews
Devon Bott
...So the duck steals the farmhand's lollipop and then goes through a fence. When the farmhand goes to get his lollipop back, the duck sticks his head… More
Barry Lappin
God I hate this.
Eric Broome
Even if it weren't dwarfed by the later Judy Garland classic, this "Wizard of Oz" would be a sad, pathetic film. Director/writer/co-star Larry… More
Byron Brubaker
From the mind of Larry Semon (who wrote, produced, directed, and starred). I don't know why this movie was titled 'Wizard of Oz'. A… More