Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (commonly shortened to Legends of Oz; originally titled Dorothy of Oz) is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated musical film that is loosely based on Dorothy of Oz by L. Frank Baum's great-grandson Roger Stanton Baum. It was produced by Summertime Entertainment (the family entertainment division of Alpine Pictures), and directed by Daniel St. Pierre and Will Finn. The film stars Lea Michele, Dan Aykroyd, Kelsey Grammer, Jim Belushi, Megan Hilty, Hugh Dancy, Oliver Platt and Martin Short. The film premiered at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival in France on June 14, 2013 and was released in the United States and Canada on May 9, 2014. The film was very poorly received by critics and ultimately failed at the box office.
Appearences in EDP ProjectsEdit
- Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2013 at the end of the video, when he looks at what 2014's animation would offer, a poster for it is shown, and he labels it as "NOW it's being released?"
- AniMat's Reviews - Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return AniMat reviews the film and awards it the AniMat's Seal of Garbage for the film's disloyalty to the original Wizard of Oz film and books, inconsistent plotholes, mediocre and sometimes frightening animation (mainly citing the puppet Glinda), two-dimensional characters, and dated soundtrack, and rewards it the AniMat's Seal of Garbage.
- AniMat's Classic Reviews - Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
- Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2014