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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Fairuza Balk
Nicol Williamson
Jean Marsh
Piper Laurie
Directors
Walter Murch
Screenwriters
Gill Dennis
Walter Murch
Running Time
113 minutes

Return To Oz


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Plot
With her guardians convinced she is mad, with all this talk of Oz, Dorothy is sent for some sinister psychiatric treatment, only to escape back to that fabled land. But Oz is in disarray, the Yellow Brock Road in ruins and the Emerland City in ruins, teaming up with a talking chicken, a wind-up man and a pumpkinhead, she must confront the wicked Nome King and the witch Mombi to save the land she loves.


Verdict
This is not so much a sequel but an homage and not a good one.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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