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3 edition of Oz the great and powerful found in the catalog.

Oz the great and powerful

movie storybook

by Scott Peterson

  • 38 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Disney Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oz (Imaginary place),
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Magicians,
  • Witches,
  • Good and evil

  • About the Edition

    Finding himself in the land of Oz after getting caught in a tornado, magician Oscar Diggs meets three powerful witches and teams up with Glinda, the good witch, to save Oz from being taken over by her two evil sisters.

    Edition Notes

    At head of title: Disney.

    Other titlesOz the great and powerful (Motion picture)
    Statementadapted by Scott Peterson and Michael Siglain ; based on the screenplay by Mitchell Kapner and David Lindsay-Abaire ; based on the books of L. Frank Baum
    ContributionsSiglain, Michael, Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P445335 Oz 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 volume (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26468430M
    ISBN 101423170873
    ISBN 109781423170877
    OCLC/WorldCa796931982


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With James Franco, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz, Mila Kunis. 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 /10(K).

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As he chooses to do the right thing, Diggs holds himself in greater esteem; and, as he learns to trust and value himself, he gains a greater desire and ability to act morally.

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White families should steer clear of this movie, however, not because of the steamy thematic elements, but rather the anti-white. Oz The Great And Powerful‘s screenwriters are much kinder to Michelle Williams’ Glinda.

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