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The Wizard (1989)

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Starring (View all)
Luke Edwards Luke Edwards
Jimmy Woods / The Wizard
Wendy Phillips Wendy Phillips
Christine Bateman
Dea McAllister Dea McAllister
Counselor
Sam McMurray Sam McMurray
Bateman
Beau Bridges Beau Bridges
Sam Woods
Fred Savage Fred Savage
Corey Woods
Christian Slater Christian Slater
Nick Woods


Written by
David Chisholm David Chisholm
(written by)


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Universal Presents "Nintendo 1989: The Movie"

13 years, 10 months ago at Aug 16 5:27
by Dane Youssef


For those precious few of you who are reading this and don't know--I know I'm preaching to the built-in choir here, but there's always a few who may be a little unclear, vauge or just got the wrong address.


"THE WIZARD" isn't any moniker or fun new twist on the classic story of a little girl from Kansas who gets caught in a tornado an... read more
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This is the story of a young boy named Jimmy Woods who has suffered from a serious mental disorder ever since his twin sister died in a young age. One day, Jimmy discovers he has a natural talent for playing lots of video games. Jimmy and his two friends run away from home and hitch cross country in Los Angeles to compete in the ultimate video game championship.
Release date: 15 December 1989
Tags: Drama (9), Adventure (7), Family (6), 1989 (5), 1980s (5), Road Trip (4), Comedy (3), Video Games (3), Casino (3), Love Triangle (2), Video Game (2), Divorce (2), California (2), Road Movie (2), Nintendo (2), Double Dragon (1), Search (1), Pizza (1), Cross Country (1), Accidental Death (1)
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