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Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return

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Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return
File:Dorothy of Oz Poster.jpg
Original poster
Directed by Dan St. Pierre
Will Finn
Produced by Bonne Radford
Roland Carroll
Ryan Carroll[1]
Screenplay by Adam Balsam
Randi Barnes
Barry Glasser
Story by Randi Barnes
Based on Dorothy of Oz 
by Roger Stanton Baum
Starring Lea Michele
Martin Short
Jim Belushi
Dan Aykroyd
Kelsey Grammer
Megan Hilty
Hugh Dancy
Oliver Platt
Patrick Stewart
Music by Bryan Adams
Toby Chu[2]
Editing by Dan Molina
Stan Webb
Studio Summertime Entertainment
Prana Studios
Distributed by Clarius Entertainment[1]
Release date(s)
Country United States
United Kingdom
Budget $70 million[3]

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (originally titled Dorothy of Oz[4]) is an upcoming 3D computer-animated musical film based on The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, and Dorothy of Oz by his great-grandson, Roger Stanton Baum.[1] It is being produced by Summertime Entertainment, the family entertainment division of Alpine Pictures, and directed by Daniel St. Pierre and Will Finn.[5] The film is scheduled to be released in a minimum of 3,000 theaters in the U.S. and Canada on May 9, 2014.[6]


Dorothy Gale (Lea Michele) returns to Kansas to find it devastated. Dorothy then finds a new way to get back to the Land of Oz only to discover that her old friends the Scarecrow (Dan Aykroyd), Tin Man (Kelsey Grammer), Cowardly Lion (Jim Belushi) and the entire Land of Oz are all in grave danger. On Dorothy's new journey through Oz, she meets new friends like a marshmallow man named Marshal Mallow (Hugh Dancy), a china doll princess (Megan Hilty), an ancient tree-turned-tugboat named Tugg (Patrick Stewart), and a large owl named Wiser (Oliver Platt). With the help of her new friends, they band together against a wicked Jester (Martin Short) who wants to control Oz by turning important people into marionettes.



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  • Internet Movie Database
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