Oz the Great and Powerful

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Colorful prequel is scarier, less magical than the original.

PG 2013 130 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 27 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 96 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 9+

Not so great

A little scary
age 11+

Good prequel to Wizard Of Oz is scary and has content that is edgy for a PG Film.

This film is great it is a prequel to the Wizard of Oz and it is scary and funny at the same time. This film is edgy and should be Rated PG-13 for Sequences of violence, scary images, peril and Suggestive material.

Movie Details

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