MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Down 513 this week

Bewitched (2005)

 -  Comedy | Fantasy | Romance  -  24 June 2005 (USA)
4.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.8/10 from 53,650 users   Metascore: 34/100
Reviews: 477 user | 168 critic | 39 from Metacritic.com

Thinking he can overshadow an unknown actress in the part, an egocentric actor unknowingly gets a witch cast in an upcoming television remake of the classic show "Bewitched".

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $7.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 titles
created 25 Jul 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 15 Sep 2013
 
a list of 48 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 44 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 34 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Bewitched" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bewitched (2005)

Bewitched (2005) on IMDb 4.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bewitched.

User Polls

1 win & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

What does it take to become a Stepford wife, a woman perfect beyond belief? Ask the Stepford husbands, who've created this high-tech terrifying little town, in a very modern comedy-thriller.

Director: Frank Oz
Stars: Nicole Kidman, Bette Midler, Matthew Broderick
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The wry, comic romantic tale follows the Owens sisters, Sally and Gillian, as they struggle to use their hereditary gift for practical magic to overcome the obstacles in discovering true love.

Director: Griffin Dunne
Stars: Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Stockard Channing
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Luke Wilson plays a good-hearted ex-con who gets a job in a retirement hotel. Three elderly residents help him win back his girlfriend as he lends them a hand in fighting hotel corruption.

Directors: Andrew Wilson, Luke Wilson
Stars: Luke Wilson, Eva Mendes, Seymour Cassel
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Two alternating stories about Melinda's (Mitchell) attempts to straighten out her life.

Director: Woody Allen
Stars: Will Ferrell, Vinessa Shaw, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Nina
...
Larry
...
Stu Robison
...
Jim Fields
...
Joey Props
...
...
...
Sheila Wyatt
...
James Lipton
Edit

Storyline

Out in California's San Fernando Valley, Isabel is trying to reinvent herself. A naïve, good-natured witch, she is determined to disavow her supernatural powers and lead a normal life. At the same time, across town, Jack Wyatt a tall, charming actor is trying to get his career back on track. He sets his sights on an updated version of the beloved 1960s situation comedy Bewitched, re-conceived as a starring vehicle for himself in the role of the mere-mortal Darrin. Fate steps in when Jack accidentally runs into Isabel. He is immediately attracted to her and her nose, which bears an uncanny resemblance to the nose of Elizabeth Montgomery, who played Samantha in the original TV version of Bewitched. He becomes convinced she could play the witch Samantha in his new series. Isabel is also taken with Jack, seeing him as the quintessential mortal man with whom she can settle down and lead the normal life she so desires. It turns out they're both right--but in ways neither of them ever ... Written by Sujit R. Varma

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

witch | actor | actress | spell | hollywood | See All (97) »

Taglines:

Be warned. Be ready.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some language, including sex and drug references, and partial nudity | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

24 June 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hechizada  »

Box Office

Budget:

$85,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$194,319 (Belgium) (7 October 2005)

Gross:

$2,096,756 (Brazil) (14 October 2005)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

For the Latin American Spanish version, in the scenes where appear inserts of the original TV series, the sound you hear is form the original Spanish dubbing that was done in Mexico during the seventies. See more »

Goofs

(at around 45 mins) In the scene when Isabels father waves to her a car drives in front of him then he disappears. as the car goes by the boom Mic and camera crane is clearly visible on the car window. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Isabel Bigelow: [Outside a house at which Isabel has just landed and made available for rent, furnished, with an open house today] It's perfect!
Realtor: Oh, great!
Isabel Bigelow: I'll take it.
See more »


Soundtracks

Witchcraft
(1957)
Music by Cy Coleman
Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
Performed by Frank Sinatra
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Cute, but not amazing
20 June 2005 | by (BC, Canada) – See all my reviews

I had a chance to see this movie at an advanced screening.

I'm sorry to say that there were people who walked out. Admittedly, the first half is kind of dull. The cute and funny parts are few and far between.

The plot is dragged down horribly by some really bad secondary characters. Uncle Arthur, Iris/Endora and Isabelle's father are all reaaaally dull and contrived. The movie comes to a grinding halt when they appear.

The script writing is quite clever, and Nicole Kidman (happy birthday today!) is great, as always. Will Ferrell just plain cracks me up. I would have liked to see the plot give him more goofy parts, because that's when he really shines.

All in all, not really a surprising movie. Wait and rent it!


63 of 109 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Did anyone else find Nicole's voice annoying? Slayer51493
Bewitched Movie Needs to be Redone! ides31
Excellent Movie!! 5 stars out of 5 CASTLE-fan35
100 things I learned from bewitched alexweiss3
Epic Fail bolicked
Steven Colbert joe1944uk
Discuss Bewitched (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?