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Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009)

TV Movie  |  TV-G  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Drama  |  28 August 2009 (USA)
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Teenage wizard Alex casts a spell that accidentally changes history so her parents never fell in love. She and her brothers face a race against time to put things right before they are erased from existence.

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Greeter (as Marise Alvarez)
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Woman in Village #1
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Village Girl (as Gabriela Alejandra Rosario)
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Storyline

When Alex ruins a family vacation by accidentally casting a horrible spell on her loved ones, Max works overtime to keep his parents from separating while Alex and Justin seek out the "Stone of Dreams" in a desperate race to reverse the curse. Written by Anonymous

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Family vacations can be tricky.


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Also Known As:

Die Zauberer vom Waverly Place - Der Film  »

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Trivia

The subway scene where we see the train from the platform was shot in Toronto, despite the series being based in New York. See more »

Goofs

During the Wizard Competition, Alex had created the first mud puddle for Justin to fall in and while he was digging around for his wand while she does the floating on water spell. When he finds his he shoots some magic at her. With the camera in the magic's point of view you can see a second mud puddle right next to the Big Magic (it's to the right of the table the ball of magic is on). See more »

Quotes

Jerry Russo: A full wizard there can be but one. all power to a daughter or son. to an ancient battle transport us three where one will emerge in victory
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Crazy Credits

During the end credits the screen is split with repeated scenes from the movie. See more »

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Referenced in Wizards of Waverly Place: Wiz Pix (2009) See more »

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Better than every other Disney Channel Movie combined!
23 October 2009 | by (Philippines) – See all my reviews

This movie is honestly better than any other DCOM, Nickelodeon Movie or straight-to-DVD movie out there. It was written so well that (barely noticeable) flaws were forgivable. Sarcasm, and typical WOWP one-liners were inserted at just the right places that you can't help but laugh when the moment comes! Plus, the chemistry between each character was so good that you might even forget that they're just acting and that they're not actually related. O_o Even the extras made the film extra awesome!

I'm not a very easy person to please but, frankly, NOTHING in this film disappointed me because it was SO MUCH better than I expected. You probably wouldn't believe me until you saw it for yourself!

It truly is MAGIC. :)

P.S. I think the next few DCOMs should be worried. They have pretty big shoes to fill!


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