PG | | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A frustrated circus magician from Kansas is transported to a magical land called Oz, where he will have to fulfill a prophecy to become the king, and release the land from the Wicked Witches using his great (but fake) powers.
After the tornado sequence, just before Oz loses control of the balloon, one of the nearby mountaintops is in the shape of the Wicked Witch on a broom.
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When Theodora and Evanora are on the city wall watching the dummies approach, the broom in Theodora's hand flips over between shots. When facing out, the bristles are down, but when she turns around to yell an order at the baboons, the bristles are up with her hand near them.
The closing credits are seen behind a stage curtain (at first in different colors, then for the remainder it stays green).
The film was also shown in 3D. Some shots displaying 3D effects are exclusive to the 3D version, being altered or removed in the 2D cut.
$79,110,453 10 March 2013
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