Bewitched Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 22430

Average Rating: 1.9/4

# of Ratings: 81

Theatrical Release Date: 06/24/2005

Language: English

Genre: Comedy, Fantasy

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: Nora Ephron

Actors: Nicole Kidman, Will Ferrell, Shirley MacLaine, Michael Caine, Jason Schwartzman, Kristin Chenoweth

Plot: An actor with a floundering career tries to regenerate his career by remaking the classic US sitcom, Bewitched. But when an unknown is cast as "Samantha" for the show, and turns out to be a witch whose life mirrors the TV show, his life is turned upside down.

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Rating of
1/4

Snoogans - wrote on 09/22/2011

It's just a straight up unfunny comedy.

Rating of
0.5/4

PsychoKing1227 - wrote on 10/21/2010

Oh my word...this film was just awful. Awful!

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The M.O.W.
The M.O.W.
Producer

Rating of
2/4

Imaginative retelling, but not real funny

The M.O.W. - wrote on 08/03/2008

Movie actor "Jack Wyatt" (Will Ferrell) has come up with what he thinks is a brilliant idea to salvage his career after his last three movies bombed at the Box Office. He wants to remake the classic American Broadcasting Company's (ABC) television series "Bewitched" with him as "Darrin" and an unknown in the role of "Samantha" so that he might steal the spotlight from her.

One day, he sees a very pretty woman (Nicole Kidman) who looks much like the late "Bewitched" star, Elizabeth Montgomery and convinces her to join the cast of the new version of the television series.

The woman, "Isabel Bigelow" (Kidman), has a secret however. She is a real-life witch who wants to live the life of a mortal, much like "Samantha" did in the original television series. Her father (Michael Caine), …

TheWolf
TheWolf
Movie God

Rating of
2.5/4

Not a bad family movie

TheWolf - wrote on 08/02/2007

While not one of Will Ferrells best, I did enjoy some of the effects that were used to make this movie. The chemistry between Ferrell and Kidman is there, but the problem is the fact that the script was forced. Ferrell did have some funny parts but Ferrell is not really a "one liner" type of comedian, so when he had to stick to the script then it was obvious that he didn't play it as comfortably as he would have if he was given free reign of his character.
Kidman's resemblance to Elizabeth Montgomery was great, they do look a lot a like to begin with, and then with the character touch ups she had the look perfected.
The movie was ok, its good for families, but if you are looking for Ferrell in his out of control physical / nonsensical comedy then check out one of his other films, but …

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