A re-imagining of L. Frank Baum's classic "The Wizard of Oz".
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 13 wins & 23 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Zooey Deschanel ...  DG 3 episodes, 2007
Alan Cumming ...  Glitch 3 episodes, 2007
Neal McDonough ...  Wyatt Cain 3 episodes, 2007
Kathleen Robertson ...  Azkadellia 3 episodes, 2007
Raoul Max Trujillo ...  Raw 3 episodes, 2007
Callum Keith Rennie ...  Zero 3 episodes, 2007
Richard Dreyfuss ...  Mystic Man 3 episodes, 2007
Blu Mankuma ...  Toto / ... 3 episodes, 2007
Anna Galvin ...  Lavender Eyes 3 episodes, 2007
Ted Whittall ...  Ahamo 3 episodes, 2007
Ian A. Wallace Ian A. Wallace ...  Raynz 3 episodes, 2007
Donny Lucas ...  Vy-Sor 3 episodes, 2007
Gwynyth Walsh ...  Emily 3 episodes, 2007
Kevin McNulty ...  Hank 3 episodes, 2007
Rachel Pattee ...  Young DG 3 episodes, 2007
Alexia Fast ...  Young Azkadellia 3 episodes, 2007
Jason Schombing ...  Demilo 3 episodes, 2007
Doug Abrahams ...  General Lonot 3 episodes, 2007
Shawn Macdonald ...  Lylo 3 episodes, 2007
R. Nelson Brown ...  Father Vue 3 episodes, 2007
Cainan Wiebe ...  Kalm 3 episodes, 2007
James Ashcroft ...  Joe Bill 3 episodes, 2007
Carmen Aguirre ...  Café Waitress 3 episodes, 2007
Sean Campbell ...  Carter 3 episodes, 2007
Nickolas Baric ...  State Trooper 3 episodes, 2007
Ingrid Tesch ...  Adora 3 episodes, 2007
Karin Konoval ...  Wicked Witch 3 episodes, 2007
Colin Heath Colin Heath ...  Blue Hatt 3 episodes, 2007
Rick Howland ...  Red Hatt 3 episodes, 2007
Alison Araya ...  Twister Waitress 3 episodes, 2007
Leah Gibson ...  Twister Dancer 3 episodes, 2007
Tara Wilson ...  Twister Dancer 3 episodes, 2007
Lucia Walters ...  Adreanna 3 episodes, 2007
Tinsel Korey ...  Airofday 3 episodes, 2007
Garvin Cross ...  Stage Manager 3 episodes, 2007
Andrew Francis ...  Jeb 3 episodes, 2007
Connor Dunn Connor Dunn ...  Jeb as Boy 3 episodes, 2007
Craig Veroni ...  Resistance Fighter 3 episodes, 2007
Michasha Armstrong ...  Longcoat at Realm 3 episodes, 2007
Andrew Wheeler ...  Ralph Bedose 3 episodes, 2007
Marilyn Norry ...  Lorraine Bedose 3 episodes, 2007
Brenna O'Brien ...  Ella-B Bedose 3 episodes, 2007
Jake D. Smith ...  Wills Bedose 3 episodes, 2007
Grace Wheeler Grace Wheeler ...  Dorothy Gale 3 episodes, 2007
Madison Bell Madison Bell ...  Young Girl in Cave 3 episodes, 2007
Baxter Baxter ...  Toto 3 episodes, 2007
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Storyline

Set in the spirit of L. Frank Baum's classic, the "Tin Man" follows the adventures of DG, a waitress and part-time student, as she travels through the mystical world of "The O. Z. (Outer Zone)", discovering her hidden past. This well-known story takes a twist in this SyFy adaptation as DG battles the sorceress Azkadellia along with the help of three friends; Glitch, a former adviser to the Queen whose brain has been removed; Raw, a psychic empath; and Wyatt Cain, a former police man (aka Tin-man) who has been imprisoned in an iron suit, forced to watch his family's destruction time and time again. Although parallels can be made to the original book this story takes its own path down the yellow brick road.

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Follow a new yellow brick road.


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Trivia

The character "Ahamo - The Seeker" explains he is originally from Nebraska. The name "Ahamo" spelled backwards is "Omaha", the largest city in Nebraska. Also, in The Wizard of Oz (1939), the Wizard had come to Oz from Omaha. See more »

Goofs

When DG is in the hut with Ahamo and is examining the compass, she is holding it in her left hand. In the long shot that immediately follows, she is holding it with both hands. See more »

Quotes

Azkadellia: [after killing the former Chief of Police] Zero, you've just been promoted.
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Crazy Credits

This may only apply to the extended credits on the DVD release: the character name Dorothy Gale is misspelled "Dorthy". See more »

Alternate Versions

The German DVD version was cut down by roughly one third to a total runtime of 178 minutes (approximately 185 minutes when adjusted for PAL speed-up). See more »

Connections

Version of Dorothy Meets Ozma of Oz (1987) See more »

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Tin Man Well Done
9 December 2007 | by kmwilson3See all my reviews

What I like about Tin Man is that it isn't a remake, but a different take on an old, classic storyline. With new characters & a different storyline. Another thing I thought was cool was all the small references to the original Wizard of Oz. A small phrase here, a quiet mention there, you had to be paying attention to catch most of it. I would say my favorite character would have to be the Tin Man. He was the most tortured one out of the small group & yet he found himself again after helping D.G., Glitch & Raw. It was an inner struggle that some of us could relate to. Glitch, definitely an interesting character you can't help but like. Raw, an intriguing take on the Cowardly Lion. And of course, D.G., focused on getting to her family, but not entirely about getting home. The Evil Queen, The Wizard, Toto & all the other characters add their own splash into the Wizard of Oz pond. There are very few TV mini-series that I care to own, & the Tin Man is definitely one of them. I have recommended this mini-series to all my friends & co-workers & they have all agreed that it is a very good & touching story.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 December 2007 (USA) See more »

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$19,000,000 (estimated)
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