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The Wizard (1989)

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Fred Savage stars in this warm-hearted family adventure that features the excitement and thrills of video game competition. Corey (Savage) refuses to let his emotionally disturbed younger brother Jimmy (Luke Edwards) be institutionalized, and the two run … View More
Genres Comedy, Family
Director Todd Holland
Starring Fred Savage, Luke Edwards, Beau Bridges, Christian Slater View More
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Movie Summary

Fred Savage stars in this warm-hearted family adventure that features the excitement and thrills of video game competition. Corey (Savage) refuses to let his emotionally disturbed younger brother Jimmy (Luke Edwards) be institutionalized, and the two run away together. They soon join forces with a resourceful girl (Jenny Lewis), who notices that Jimmy has a special talent: he is a "wizard" at video games and gets the high score on absolutely everything he plays. Evading their parents and a sinister bounty hunter, the trio head for a climactic showdown at the video game championships in California. Co-starring Beau Bridges and Christian Slater, it's an inside look at the world of video gamers that will have you cheering the whole way!
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Movie Details

Genres Comedy, Family
Director Todd Holland
Starring Fred Savage, Luke Edwards, Beau Bridges, Christian Slater, Jenny Lewis, Will Seltzer, Sam McMurray, Wendy Phillips, Vincent Leahr
Studio Name Universal Studios
Release Date 1989
VUDU Release Date 06/18/2009
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 100 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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