The Resource The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming

The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming

Label
The wizard of Oz
Title
The wizard of Oz
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • The beloved classic in an all-new 75th anniversary 2-disc DVD collection! One of the best-loved movies of all time, The Wizard of Oz (1939) stars Judy Garland as Dorothy, a young Kansas farm girl who is whisked away by a twister to the land of Oz. Accompanied by a brainless Scarecrow, a heartless Tin Man and a Cowardly Lion, Dorothy and her little dog, Toto, follow the Yellow Brick Road seeking the Wizard of Oz, in order that he may grant her wish to return home. - Container
  • Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home
  • The charming film based on the popular L. Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage
Awards note
Academy Award winner, 1939: Best Music, Original Score (Herbert Stothart) ; Best Music, Original Song "Over the rainbow" (music by Harold Arlen ; lyrics by E.Y. Harbung)
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TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Wizard of Oz (Motion picture : 1939)
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Credits note
Film editor, Blanche Sewell ; photography, Harold Rosson ; special effects, Arnold Gillespie ; musical adaptation, Herbert Stothart ; lyrics, E.Y. Harburg ; music, Harold Arlen ; costumes, Adrian
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rating: G; general audiences: all ages.
  • CHV Rating: G
Language note
In English or dubbed French; Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
  • PS3503.A923
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • W59 2013
  • .W59 2013
NLM call number
DVD
NLM item number
Wiza
PerformerNote
Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Billie Burke, Margaret Hamilton, Charley Grapewin, The Munchkins, Pat Walshe, Clara Blandick
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  • 1889-1949
  • 1900-1987
  • 1911-1980
  • 1890-1949
  • 1895-1967
  • 1899-1979
  • 1885-1970
  • 1902-1985
  • 1869-1956
  • 1895-1988
  • 1905-1986
  • 1856-1919
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  • Fleming, Victor
  • LeRoy, Mervyn
  • Langley, Noel
  • Ryerson, Florence
  • Woolf, Edgar Allan
  • Garland, Judy
  • Morgan, Frank
  • Bolger, Ray
  • Lahr, Bert
  • Haley, Jack
  • Burke, Billie
  • Hamilton, Margaret
  • Grapewin, Charles
  • Sewell, Blanche
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Arlen, Harold
  • Baum, L. Frank
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
102
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  • Gale, Dorothy
  • Scarecrow
  • Tin Woodman
  • Cowardly Lion
  • Wizard
  • Cowardly Lion
  • Gale, Dorothy
  • Scarecrow
  • Tin Woodman
  • Wizard
  • Good and evil
  • Friendship
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
  • Gale, Dorothy (Fictitious character)
  • Scarecrow (Fictitious character : Baum)
  • Tin Woodman (Fictitious character)
  • Cowardly Lion (Fictitious character)
  • Wizard of Oz (Fictitious character)
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
  • Friendship
  • Good and evil
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
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Note
  • Special features: includes all-new feature-length documentary, The making of the wonderful wizard of Oz; commentary by historian John Fricke with the film's cast and crew; The wonderful wizard of Oz storybook; Prettier than ever: the restoration of Oz; We haven't really met properly; Music and effects track; Original mono track; sing-along; Harold Arlen's Home Movies; Outtakes and deleted scenes; Stills galleries; Trailers
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1939
  • "75th anniversary."
  • Based on the novel by L. Frank Baum
  • Special features: All-new feature-length documentary, The making of the wonderful wizard of Oz; commentary by historian John Fricke with the film's cast and crew; Documentaries; Outtakes; Deleted scenes; Home-movies; Sing-along feature, etc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [Disc 1].
  • Feature film & special features
  • [disc 2].
  • Special features
  • Disc 1. Main feature. Prologue -- Dorothy's dilemma -- Over the rainbow -- Miss Gulch -- Toto escapes -- Dorothy runs away -- Crystal-gazing -- "It's a twister!" -- Inside the cyclone -- Not in Kansas anymore -- "Come out, come out" -- It really was no miracle -- Ding! Dong! The witch is dead! -- The Lullaby League -- The Lollipop Guild -- "Who killed my sister?" -- "What a smell of sulfur!" -- Follow the Yellow Brick Road -- You're off to see the Wizard -- Dorothy meets the Scarecrow -- If I only had a brain -- We're off to see the Wizard -- "Apples!" -- A man made out of tin! -- If I only had a heart -- "Wanna play ball?" -- "To Oz? To Oz!" -- "Lions and tigers and bears, oh, my!" -- Meeting the Cowardly Lion -- If I only had the nerve -- We're off to see the Wizard -- "Poppies will put them to sleep!" -- Optimistic voices -- The Emerald City -- The merry old land of Oz -- Surrender, Dorothy! -- If I were king of the forest -- Meeting the Wizard of Oz -- The haunted forest -- Attack of the winged monkeys -- Dorothy in captivity -- Toto's escape -- March of the Winkies -- The rescue -- "Seize them!" -- "I'm melting!" -- "The wicked witch is dead!" -- The Wizard revealed -- Heroic rewards -- The Wizard's balloon -- Glinda returns -- Dorothy's farewell -- "There's no place like home!" -- Special features. Commentary -- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz storybook -- Prettier than ever : the restoration of Oz -- We haven't really met properly -- Music and effects track -- Original mono track -- Sing-along
  • Disc 2. Special features (continued). The making of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz -- Because of the wonderful things it does : the legacy of Oz -- The art of imagination : a tribute to Oz -- Harold Arlen's home movies -- Outtakes and deleted scenes -- It's a twister! It's a twister! : The tornado tests -- Off to see the Wizard : excerpts -- Another romance of celluloid : electrical power -- Cavalcade of the Academy Awards : excerpt -- Texas contest winners -- Memories of Oz -- Audio jukebox -- Leo is on the air : radio promo -- Good news of 1939 radio show -- 12/25/1950 Lux Radio Theater broadcast -- Stills galleries -- Trailers
Control code
ocn857919051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version, 75th anniversary edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929332694
  • 883929344352
  • 0883929332694
Other physical details
sound, color, sepia tone
Publisher number
  • 1000396463
  • 1000408616
  • 2000087710
  • 2000088215
  • 3000050131
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)857919051
System details
DVD; standard version, dual-layer format; presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, Dolby digital 5.1 (English) and Dolby mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: includes all-new feature-length documentary, The making of the wonderful wizard of Oz; commentary by historian John Fricke with the film's cast and crew; The wonderful wizard of Oz storybook; Prettier than ever: the restoration of Oz; We haven't really met properly; Music and effects track; Original mono track; sing-along; Harold Arlen's Home Movies; Outtakes and deleted scenes; Stills galleries; Trailers
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1939
  • "75th anniversary."
  • Based on the novel by L. Frank Baum
  • Special features: All-new feature-length documentary, The making of the wonderful wizard of Oz; commentary by historian John Fricke with the film's cast and crew; Documentaries; Outtakes; Deleted scenes; Home-movies; Sing-along feature, etc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [Disc 1].
  • Feature film & special features
  • [disc 2].
  • Special features
  • Disc 1. Main feature. Prologue -- Dorothy's dilemma -- Over the rainbow -- Miss Gulch -- Toto escapes -- Dorothy runs away -- Crystal-gazing -- "It's a twister!" -- Inside the cyclone -- Not in Kansas anymore -- "Come out, come out" -- It really was no miracle -- Ding! Dong! The witch is dead! -- The Lullaby League -- The Lollipop Guild -- "Who killed my sister?" -- "What a smell of sulfur!" -- Follow the Yellow Brick Road -- You're off to see the Wizard -- Dorothy meets the Scarecrow -- If I only had a brain -- We're off to see the Wizard -- "Apples!" -- A man made out of tin! -- If I only had a heart -- "Wanna play ball?" -- "To Oz? To Oz!" -- "Lions and tigers and bears, oh, my!" -- Meeting the Cowardly Lion -- If I only had the nerve -- We're off to see the Wizard -- "Poppies will put them to sleep!" -- Optimistic voices -- The Emerald City -- The merry old land of Oz -- Surrender, Dorothy! -- If I were king of the forest -- Meeting the Wizard of Oz -- The haunted forest -- Attack of the winged monkeys -- Dorothy in captivity -- Toto's escape -- March of the Winkies -- The rescue -- "Seize them!" -- "I'm melting!" -- "The wicked witch is dead!" -- The Wizard revealed -- Heroic rewards -- The Wizard's balloon -- Glinda returns -- Dorothy's farewell -- "There's no place like home!" -- Special features. Commentary -- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz storybook -- Prettier than ever : the restoration of Oz -- We haven't really met properly -- Music and effects track -- Original mono track -- Sing-along
  • Disc 2. Special features (continued). The making of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz -- Because of the wonderful things it does : the legacy of Oz -- The art of imagination : a tribute to Oz -- Harold Arlen's home movies -- Outtakes and deleted scenes -- It's a twister! It's a twister! : The tornado tests -- Off to see the Wizard : excerpts -- Another romance of celluloid : electrical power -- Cavalcade of the Academy Awards : excerpt -- Texas contest winners -- Memories of Oz -- Audio jukebox -- Leo is on the air : radio promo -- Good news of 1939 radio show -- 12/25/1950 Lux Radio Theater broadcast -- Stills galleries -- Trailers
Control code
ocn857919051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version, 75th anniversary edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929332694
  • 883929344352
  • 0883929332694
Other physical details
sound, color, sepia tone
Publisher number
  • 1000396463
  • 1000408616
  • 2000087710
  • 2000088215
  • 3000050131
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)857919051
System details
DVD; standard version, dual-layer format; presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, Dolby digital 5.1 (English) and Dolby mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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