Tag: the wizard

No other movie in my childhood solidified California as a weird and magical place as much as this one. I had no idea it was on YouTube in full. If you haven’t seen it, you should. It’s the movie with the Powerglove.

I love California mostly because of this movie. Also, this movie is the best.

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Photo: Herman Yung Behind this wood panel is the small crevice that Jimmy Woods sneaks into in The Wizard to leave his lunch box of memories of him and his deceased twin. The shop owner inside the dinosaur would not let anybody go behind there unfortunately.

I just finished watching The Wizard and it’s just as amusing and fun to watch as I remember it being. For those who don’t know, Jimmy Woods, one of the main characters in the movie, is on a road trip to California. The purpose of his fascination with California isn’t made clear until the end […]