The Film adaptation of the series of the same name.
This film is about the filming of a remake of the series Bewitched
, starring Will Ferrell
as Jack Wyatt, an actor who plays Darrin, and Nicole Kidman
as Isabel Bigelow, who plays Samantha. Isabel not only plays a witch in the Show Within a Show
, but is a real witch In-Universe
. Postmodern Hilarity Ensues
, as does romance.Needs Wiki Magic Love
- Alternative Foreign Theme Song: "I'll Fall in Love" by Seiko Matsuda was the theme song in the Japanese version.
- Animated Credits Opening: for the Show Within a Show, which tends to obscure Samantha's face and highlights Darrin's, used to portray him as the protagonist of the show.
- Comically Missing the Point: When Isabel was trying to show Jack she is a real witch, he mistakes everything as stage magic, such as making a mustache appear on his yes man's face, then it vanishing, or a tiny umbrella in his drink.
- Expy: Besides the actors and actress, half the characters outside the show are the expy of someone in the series.
- Flying Broom Stick: Isabel rides one.
- Freak Out: Jack doesn't take very well when Isabel demonstrates that she is a real witch.
- Large Ham: All Jack's characters, Jack himself.
- Let Him Choose: A dog in one episode of the show, and thanks to Isabel's magic, the dog Takes a Third Option.
- Love Potion: Combined with Love Makes You Crazy.
- Magical Gesture: Other actress notices Isabel doing it.
- Mr. Seahorse: Jack briefly worries if he'll become one.
- Mundane Utility: At first, Isabel tries to avoid using magic at all, later she uses magic to connect her cable and TV set.
- Nice Character, Mean Actor: Jack Wyatt is not very nice, Isabel is fooled at first.
- Not Wearing Pants Interview
- One Head Taller : Nicole Kidman is 5'11" and Kristen Chenowith is 4'11". The difference is quite obvious when they're jumping up and down in the kitchen.
- Real After All: Yes Jack, Isabel is a real witch.
- Recursive Reality
- Reset Button
- Show Within a Show
- The Other Darrin: Referenced in universe.
- The Voiceless: Samantha is this in the show, after Isabel discovers this, she got very upset.