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Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009)

TV Movie  -   -  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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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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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

When Justin reaches his arm out to stop Alex the cliff has no foliage at all from the below view. Yet when you look from the overhead view you can see plenty of foliage up to on top of the cliff hanging out over the edge. Also when you see Justin and Alex from the top view they are multiple feet from the edge of the cliff. See more »

Quotes

Alex Russo: No, it's much more than that.
[Wishes]
Alex Russo: I want everything to be exactly the way it was.
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Crazy Credits

At the beginning there is a street sign named "Waverly Place" with additional fade-ins "Disney Wizards of" and "The Movie" enclosed it, thus it results the title of this movie. See more »


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Magic
Performed by Meaghan Martin
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This is a DCOM?
29 August 2009 | by See all my reviews

To be honest, I began watching this movie not expecting much... and I'm a pretty big fan of WOWP the show. I was under the impression that DCOMs were made to suck. I know a rare, rare few has had its' successes, but after trash like Camp Rock, I just do not expect much from these DCOMs anymore.

This movie was delightful to watch. This movie for once, actually had a plot. The scenery was beautiful, and the visual effects were actually not super shabby. I know it wasn't perfect, but definitely decent for a DCOM. The acting was definitely good. Selena was brilliant in this movie, and she outshines any other teen stars currently at Disney. Miley Cyrus can move out of the way for this amazing actress.

This is a movie for kids, teens, families and even older people who don't mind a cute, humorous, sweet adventure movie.

You'll enjoy it.


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