Mr. Movie

March 8, 2013 12:00 AM

Watch 'Oz' for its boggling effects, not for storytelling

At 74 years,

Oz the Great and Powerful

may have set a record for the longest span between an original and a prequel.

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About Gary Wolcott

Gary Wolcott


Gary Wolcott's "Mr. Movie" column has appeared in the Tri-City Herald since 1992. The Tri-Cities native now lives in Portland, Ore., and watches about 200 movies each year. He believes movies are made to be seen on theater screens and that you should see them there, too. He also encourages questions and comment and loves movie debate.

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