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Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009)

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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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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28 August 2009 (USA)  »

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Die Zauberer vom Waverly Place - Der Film  »

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Trivia

Max's wand is a different color in the movie compared to the wand in the series. In the series, Max's wand is white, but in this movie, it is brown like Justin's wand is. See more »

Goofs

When Alex says "You want magic? There's your magic" as she mocks Justin, Max has a soda bottle in his hand. When he goes and volunteers to be in Archie's 'Magic Show', there is suddenly a straw in his soda bottle. See more »

Quotes

Alex Russo: [about the forbidden spell book] Dad, how could you give this to Justin? It's forbidden. You said that we weren't allowed to touch it. You said that we weren't ready.
Justin Russo: I think by "we", he meant "you".
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

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

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Written by Dave Paton
Performed by Selena Gomez
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I like the Movie
2 September 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I was waiting for this movie to be released and i have to say not a lot on Disney TV shows don't really make the mark for me but this movie did really well. I was stuck into the movie from the start and the plot was something i want to see (the one wizard fight thing), which they bring up all the time in the TV show.

i found that the old character didn't change at all so it made it a lot easy to watch. also the new character were easy to get to know, in the first couple of minute (on some of the new character) you could tell what their role was (ESP. the parrot/woman).

throughout the film, the one liners were coming but some area there should have bin but overall i like this film..


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