Sign up for your 2 week free trial

The Wiz (1978)


Rent 'The Wiz' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie
Genres:

Languages:
English

Reviews:

Released:

Format:
DVD

Director


Write review

0.5 out of 10 The Wiz
Gary from Louth, 17 Jul 2009
Following Jackos death I was suprised to hear that he had appeared as the Scarecrow in an alternative version of the Wizard of Oz. So with public interest still high in everything MJ I decided to rent the movie. It took until the opening credits finished rolling to realise I shouldn't have bothered. I sat through a painstaking 20-25mins, and 5 or 6 songs (avg. 1 song every 4 mins!!!)before he appeared on screen. Two minutes later I knew for sure that I'd wasted approx. 27mins (or 40mins if y
Was this review helpful to you? 
2 people out of 3 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
4.5 out of 10 the wiz
murray from Laois, 01 Apr 2009
a brillent film based on a the oringanal film a real must watch
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 1 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
The fabulous land of Oz rocks in the spectacular musical based on the smash hit Broadway show. In this Motown production, Dorothy is a shy Harlem kindergarten teacher who, while searching for her lost dog Toto in a swirling blizzard, is whisked to a wonderland to follow the yellow brick road. Director Sidney Lumet (Serpico, Murder on the Orient Express), not content to merely film the stage production, transforms the physical attributes of New York City into the fabulous...

(read more)






CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View Eat Pray Love (Blu-ray)
  • View Proof
  • View Lies And Illusions
  • View Despicable Me (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Snow White And The Huntsman (Blu-ray)
  • View Meet Me In St Louis
  • View Machete
  • View Man Who Knew Too Much, The
  • View The Next Three Days
  • View Rachel Getting Married
  • View Marley
  • View Brazil
  • View Bride Of Chucky
  • View Gone With The Wind
  • View The Tournament
  • View Big Hit, The
  • View La Haine
  • View Harvey
  • View Hope Springs
  • View 388 Arletta Avenue (Blu-ray)
  • View Akira
  • View Centurion (Blu-ray)
  • View Matrix Revolutions (Blu-ray)
  • View Love And Other Drugs
  • View Felon
  • View Predator
  • View Turbo (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Lockout
  • View Mirror Mirror (Blu-ray)
  • View Biutiful
  • View (500) Days of Summer
  • View The Magnet
  • View Run Lola Run
  • View Harpers Island - Season 1
  • View The Smurfs 2 (Blu-ray)
  • View Escape Plan (Blu-ray)
  • View Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows - Part 1
  • View Soldier Of Orange
  • View Saw VI
  • View Tadpole