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PG| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
After his little brother, Jimmy (Luke Edwards), is put in a mental institution, Corey (Fred Savage) breaks him out and the pair run off together to California. On their travels, Corey meets a girl named Haley (Jenny Lewis) and discovers that Jimmy is a master at playing video games. With talents like his, he could easily win the top prize of $50,000 at Video Armageddon. While the three travelers hitchhike to the competition, the boys' parents hire a bounty hunter to track them down.

Cast: Fred Savage , Beau Bridges , Christian Slater , Jenny Lewis , Luke Edwards , Will Seltzer , Sam McMurray , Wendy Phillips

Director: Todd Holland

Genres: Comedy

The Wizard (1989)

Release Date: December 15th, 1989|1 hr. 39 min.

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fan reviews ( 2 )
  • May 22, 2010 wateringshowers
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    the wizard is an o k movie to me even when i don't always watch it even when angry nerd says its a mario 3 commercial in disguise as a movie and it scared the heck out of me when he said it worship the devil O_O and i almost did'nt want to play the game after hearing that :( maybe we can still enjoy the game even without paying attention that part and my brother still said it's just a game so i re like the good ole mario 3 again :l

  • September 18, 2009 Steve
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    You will only njoy this movie if you have children or if you ever were a child... otherwise, do not see it..... My family loved it...

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