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The Wizard 1989

  • December 15, 1989
  • 100 mins
  • Todd Holland
  • David Chisholm
  • English
  • Comedy, Drama, Family, Adventure, Romance
They're on a cross-country adventure to the world's greatest video championship. It's more than a game...it's the chance of a lifetime.

Corey (Fred Savage) refuses to let his emotionally disturbed younger brother Jimmy (Luke Edwards) be institutionalized, and the two run away together. They soon join forces with a resourceful girl (Jenny Lewis), who notices that Jimmy has a special talent: he is a "wizard" at video games and can achieve the high score on absolutely everything he plays. Evading their parents and a sinister bounty hunter, the trio head for a climactic showdown at the national video game championships in California.


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