Oz on Film, Part Nineteen: Animated Oz
Now, given that the article just before this one finished up with me talking about Judy Garland, you'd think that would provide a perfect segue into the subject of the Oz-related movie which made her an overnight sensation, wouldn't you? There is, in fact, one more screen trip to Oz until we get to the one that over a billion people have taken.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
National Review Online
SlideshowThe Wizard of Oz
This month marks the 75th anniversary of the release of the classic fantasy film The Wizard of Oz in 1939, one of the most beloved films from Hollywood's golden era.
10 fun facts about 'The Wizard of Oz' and 'Mary Poppins'
"The Wizard of Oz," starring Judy Garland as Dorothy Gale, celebrates its 75th anniversary on Aug. 25, and "Mary Poppins," starring Julie Andrews, celebrates its 50th anniversary on Aug. 27. Following are fun facts about the two movies.
John Shearer: 75 Years Of The Wizard Of Oz
It was not showing for multiple weeks, as might be the case today, but for just four days - from Sunday, Aug. 27, 1939, to Wednesday, Aug. 30. That, of course, was typical for the time.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Barry Manilow's New Album, My Dream Duets, Out 10/28 & Available For Pre-Order
Internationally celebrated recording artist, composer and performer Barry Manilow is set to release a new duets album later this year titled MY DREAM DUETS and it is now available for pre-order.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
"Oz with Orchestra' Entrances Tanglewood Crowd of All Ages
Almost exactly 75 years after "The Wizard of Oz" debuted in theaters, the Tanglewood grounds surrounding the Koussevitzky Music Shed were transformed into a land of Berkshires-meets-Oz for the Boston Pops' Aug. 22 performance of " Oz with Orchestra ."
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle
August 25, Peter Snow at BookCourt
The article focused on the then-Mayor Hylan who accused mayoral candidate Frank D. Waterman for paying bribes.
PHOTO: 75 Years Since Toto and Dorothy Arrived in Oz
Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Judy Garland, and Bert Lahr in costume as they dance along the yellow brick road in a publicity still from the film "The Wizard of Oz," 1939.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
.com Summer Camp, Day 22! Chita Rivera's Got Plenty of Beehives
We're gonna be honest: Things around the Broadway.com offices have gotten really boring the last few weeks.
9 'Wizard of Oz'-themed vacation rentals to honor its 75th anniversary
Seventy-five years ago, Dorothy Gale and her dog Toto were carried away by a wicked tornado to the magical technicolor land of Oz.
'Wizard of Oz,' more films that prove 1939 was the greatest year in movies
Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Judy Garland as Dorothy and Jack Haley as the Tin Man in a scene from 1939's "The Wizard of Oz."
Harry Potter reunion could have happened in 'The Wizard Of Oz', reveals Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Radcliffe has revealed that there were plans to remake of Judy Garland's 'The Wizard of Oz', in which he would have been starring with his 'Harry Potter' co-stars.
at Tanglewood: Pops goes the 'Wizard'
More people have seen "The Wizard of Oz" than any other film, according to the Library of Congress, thanks to television and multiple home video releases.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Judy Garland: Frozen in time, looking over the rainbow
One reason she made such an impact in "The Wizard of Oz," a mega-budget production released in 1939, was simple: her voice.
The Wichita Eagle
Wizard of Oz' collections grow
Swinging open the doors to Melodie Foreman's spare bedroom in Independence, Mo., feels like that moment Dorothy Gale steps out of her black-and-white world.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Theater review: Witches fly in Tuacahn's 'Wizard of Oz'
Ivins a Given Tuacahn's propensity for creating live theater as a spectacle, you have to think that director Timothy Threlfall was rubbing his hands together in anticipation of staging "The Wizard of Oz."
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Theater Review: 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'08/15/14 Read Marty...
What are the connections between Bette Midler and Judy Garland? If you've ever asked yourself that question, Katy Halenda's "Somewhere Over the Rose" will answer it.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
TODAY IN HOLLYWOOD HISTORY: Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Judy Garland as Dorothy, and Jack Haley as the Tin Woodman, sing in this scene from "The Wizard of Oz," distributed by Warner Bros.
Stage Tube: Michael Hughes and Brent Thiessen in Rehearsal for Soulpepper's a Couple of Swells
Scroll down for footage of them in rehearsal! A COUPLE OF SWELLS is a throwback to the era of 1950s and 60s television variety hours, hosted by the likes of Frank Sinatra , Judy Garland , Dean Martin and Julie Andrews .
Movies in the Park continues Friday with 'The Wizard of Oz'; grab dinner at food truck event
Judy Garland, Jack Haley, Ray Bolger in the 1939 film, 'The Wizard of Oz.' The Historic Huntsville Foundation will show the film as part of its Movies in the Park series on Aug. 15 at 8 p.m. in Big Spring Park, behind the Huntsville Museum of Art.