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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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Cast

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 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 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 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
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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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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 four 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. Written by Anonymous

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Follow a new yellow brick road.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 December 2007 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$19,000,000 (estimated)
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(3 parts) | (cut)

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Color
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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 Azkedellia is questioning D.G.'s mother in the prison-island realm, reflections of the camera crew and boom mic are clearly visible in Azkedellia's gold shoulder armor. See more »

Quotes

DG: [referring to the device stuck in the wooden post] What is it?
Glitch: A TDESPHTL. A tri-dimensional energy stored projected holographic time loop. Nifty little thing... Hey, I think I invented it...
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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

In the DVD edition, released March 11, 2008, the opening title card and credits are only shown on the first episode. Similarily, the first and second episodes do not contain end credits. As a result, the opening titles on the first episode and the end credits on the third episode have been extended and expanded to cover the entire series. See more »

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Version of The Wiz (1978) See more »

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Refreshing!
3 December 2007 | by buzzerbillSee all my reviews

I've only seen the first two-thirds of this, so this is in a sense an incomplete review--but what fun this is! Over the years, I've found myself growing less and less fond of the 1939 "Wizard of Oz". Perhaps it was the "20/20" interview with Yip Harburg a number of years ago in which he presented himself as the greatest thing in the history of music and "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" as the greatest song every written. Perhaps it's the relentlessly perky, folksy tone. Perhaps it just that I'm sick to death of Judy Garland--great voice, a complete wreck as a human being, same damned performance in every film she ever made. (Yeah, I know that someone will try to pull my gay card for that remark.) In any case--an O.Z. with a steampunk castle for the wicked sorceress, who by the way dresses like a dominatrix and has her winged monkey equivalents tattooed on her bust? A consistently dark tone, more Brothers Grimm than Louis B. Mayer? As other have noted, lots of clever parallels to other films as well as the original? I can't claim greatness for "Tin Man", but taken on its own terms it's a heck of a lot of knowing fun--without a single note of "Somewhere over the Rainbow". If your teeth hurt at the very thought of "The Wizard of Oz"--and whose don't?--you are going to like this.


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