Wizard of Oz

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Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005].
MPAA rating: G.
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Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005].
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3 videodiscs (approximately 103 min.) : sound, color and black and white (sepia tone); 4 3/4 in.


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Based on the novel "The wonderful Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
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Special features: Disc 1: Ultra-resolution restored 1939 movie; The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Storybook; "Prettier than ever: The restoration of Oz"; We haven't really met properly...: character bios; music-only track; theatrical trailers; Disc 2: "The Wonderful World of Oz: The making of a movie classic" (1990 TV special); memories of Oz (2001 TCM documentary); "The art of imagination: A tribute to Oz"; "Because of the wonderful things it does: The legacy of Oz"; Harold Arlen's home movies; outtakes and deleted scenes; special effects sequences; from the vault: "Another romance of celluloid: electrical power" (1938 MGM short), cavalcade of Academy Awards (1939 newsreel), Texas contest winners 1939 trailer; audio vault (selection only); "Leo is on the air" radio promo; Good News of 1939 radio show; 12/25/1950 Lux Radio Theater broadcast; stills galleries; Disc 3: L. Frank Baum: The man behind the curtain; The Wizard of Oz (1910 short); The Magic Cloak of Oz (1914 short); His Majesty, The Scarecrow of Oz (1914 feature); The Wizard of Oz (1925 feature); The Wizard of Oz (1933 animated short); Collector's Edition Exclusives: The Wizard of Oz comes to life - Grauman's Chinese Theatre Souvenir Premiere Program (August 15, 1939); Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio News - IntraCorporate House Organ/Newspaper for the week beginning Monday, August 14, 1939; Photoplay Studies - Rare Secondary Education Scholastic In Honor of The Wizard of Oz. Magazine, Volume V, Number 12 (circa August 1939); The Studio's Invitation to The Grauman's Premiere that included tickets to the original opening night (plus a newly designed commemorative ticket); deluxe collector's portfolio - Reproductions of original 1939 Kodachrome Publicity Art -- nine portraits and on-set photographs.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Harold Rosson ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; editor, Blanche Sewell ; original music, Harold Arlen ; costume designer, Adrian.
Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Billie Burke, Margaret Hamilton, Charley Grapewin, The Munchkins.
When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: G.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo, Dolby Digital 1.0 mono, dual-layer.
English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Fleming, V., Garland, J., Morgan, F., Bolger, R., & Baum, L. F. 1. (2005). Wizard of Oz (Three-disc collector's edition ; full screen.). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Victor Fleming et al.. 2005. Wizard of Oz. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Victor Fleming et al.. Wizard of Oz Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 2005.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Fleming, Victor, et al. Wizard of Oz Three-disc collector's edition ; full screen., Warner Home Video, 2005.

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